A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 174 km E of Kuril’sk, Russia (108 miles) on Monday. Event id: us1000d66k. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d66k. The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:00:10 / 4:00 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 150.0962° East, latitude 45.3719° North, depth = 85.86 km. Global time and date of event 18/03/18 / 2018-03-18 18:00:10 / March 18, 2018 @ 6:00 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 85.86 km (53 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 174 km E of Kuril’sk, Russia.
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