A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 209 km E of Kuril’sk, Russia (130 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000hila. Unique identifier: us2000hila. Exact location of event, longitude 150.5429 East, latitude 45.1707 North, depth = 45.29 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 45.29 km (28 miles). The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:35:14 / 6:35 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/09/18 / 2018-09-22 08:35:14 / September 22, 2018 @ 8:35 am.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 209 km E of Kuril’sk, Russia.
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