A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 207 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (129 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 09:56:20 / 9:56 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 79.25 km (49 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/01/19 / 2019-01-28 22:56:20 / January 28, 2019 @ 10:56 pm. Id of earthquake: us2000jhce. Event ids that are associated: us2000jhce. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 154.7081 East, latitude 49.0502 North, depth = 79.25 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 207 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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