A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Kuril Islands (0 miles). Exact location, longitude 152.9375° East, latitude 46.1069° North, depth = 65.02 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 65.02 km (40 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us1000gihg. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000gihg. The temblor was reported at 16:00:31 / 4:00 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 28/08/18 / 2018-08-28 06:00:31 / August 28, 2018 @ 6:00 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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