A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 64 km SE of Shikotan, Russia (40 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 147.3412° East, 43.4319° North, depth 56.33 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 56.33 km (35 miles). Event id: us1000g8e9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000g8e9. The temblor was picked up at 06:36:06 / 6:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/08/18 / 2018-08-13 20:36:06 / August 13, 2018 @ 8:36 pm.
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 three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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