A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) strikes 202 km SW of Vostok, Russia (126 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000i5tk. Unique identifier: us2000i5tk. Global time and date of event 02/11/18 / 2018-11-02 11:01:15 / November 2, 2018 @ 11:01 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 431.95 km (268 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 146.7181 East, latitude 47.8166 North, depth = 431.95 km. The 5.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:01:15 / 9:01 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 202 km SW of Vostok, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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