A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 58 kilometers (36 miles) from Tegul’det in Russia on Wednesday. Unique identifier: us2000iswy. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000iswy. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/12/18 / 2018-12-12 16:15:02 / December 12, 2018 @ 4:15 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 89.1251 East, latitude 57.2304 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 23:15:02 / 11:15 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 78 km (48 miles) from Tyukhtet (c. 5 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tyukhtet (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 58 km E of Tegul’det, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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