A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 163 km S of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (101 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 26.07 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:47:35 / 3:47 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/10/18 / 2018-10-11 05:47:35 / October 11, 2018 @ 5:47 am. Unique identifier: us1000hah2. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000hah2. Exact location of event, longitude 156.1558 East, latitude 49.2114 North, depth = 26.07 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 163 km S of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia.
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