A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 240 km SE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (149 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was reported at 23:30:13 / 11:30 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 30.74 km (19 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 169.0281° East, 53.9396° North, depth 30.74 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d2da. Id of event: us1000d2da. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/03/18 / 2018-03-03 12:30:13 / March 3, 2018 @ 12:30 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 240 km SE of Nikol’skoye, Russia.
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