A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 259 km ESE of Ozernovskiy, Russia (161 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000k6w9. Event ids that are associated: us2000k6w9. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:29:35 / 12:29 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 159.8037° East, 50.44° North, depth 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/03/19 / 2019-03-29 01:29:35 / March 29, 2019 @ 1:29 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 259 km ESE of Ozernovskiy, Russia.
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