A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported Kuril Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/01/19 / 2019-01-17 13:46:45 / January 17, 2019 @ 1:46 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 60.7 km (38 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000jbvy. Event ids that are associated: us2000jbvy. The temblor was detected at 23:46:45 / 11:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 154.2568° East, latitude 47.8455° North, depth = 60.7 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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