A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 106 km WNW of Nikol’skoye, Russia (66 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 164.3751 East, latitude 55.4368 North, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/12/18 / 2018-12-24 14:37:22 / December 24, 2018 @ 2:37 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000j302. Unique identifier: us2000j302. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:37:22 / 1:37 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days ninety-one, in the past 30 days ninety-two and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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