A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 93 km WSW of Nikol’skoye, Russia (58 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, longitude 164.6597 East, latitude 54.8474 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 04:49:18 / 4:49 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/12/18 / 2018-12-20 17:49:18 / December 20, 2018 @ 5:49 pm. Id of earthquake: us2000ivhm. Event ids that are associated: us2000ivhm.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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