A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 199 km SSW of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (124 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000h3ms. Id of event: us1000h3ms. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/09/18 / 2018-09-28 07:19:47 / September 28, 2018 @ 7:19 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 54.92 km (34 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:19:47 / 7:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 161.4422 East, latitude 54.5399 North, depth = 54.92 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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