A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 254 km SE of Vostok, Russia (158 miles) on Monday. Event id: us2000hfps. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hfps. The temblor was picked up at 14:53:14 / 2:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 156.25 km, 151.0366° East, 47.1369° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/09/18 / 2018-09-17 04:53:14 / September 17, 2018 @ 4:53 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 156.25 km (97 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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