A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 57 km SE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (35 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 166.7326° East, 54.905° North, depth 29.29 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hh3t. Id of event: us1000hh3t. Global time and date of event 23/10/18 / 2018-10-23 08:04:32 / October 23, 2018 @ 8:04 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 29.29 km (18 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:04:32 / 8:04 pm (local time epicenter).
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 two and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 57 km SE of Nikol’skoye, Russia.
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