A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 138 km ESE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia (86 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.6 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:42:45 / 2:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 160.5151 East, latitude 52.5276 North, depth = 37.6 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/03/18 / 2018-03-05 15:42:45 / March 5, 2018 @ 3:42 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000dcfn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dcfn.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 138 km ESE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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