A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 298 km NNE of Vostok, Russia (185 miles) on Friday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:38:37 / 9:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/09/18 / 2018-09-27 23:38:37 / September 27, 2018 @ 11:38 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us1000h6ed. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000h6ed. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 500.23 km (311 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 151.1336 East, latitude 51.186 North, depth = 500.23 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. 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: 298 km NNE of Vostok, Russia.
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