A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 130 km WSW of Nikol’skoye, Russia (81 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude 164.2057 East, latitude 54.6263 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 02:03:37 / 2:03 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us2000j304. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000j304. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/12/18 / 2018-12-24 15:03:37 / December 24, 2018 @ 3:03 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days ninety-four, in the past 30 days ninety-five and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 130 km WSW of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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