A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 199 km S of Nikol’skoye, Russia (124 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:48:02 / 6:48 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/04/19 / 2019-04-15 07:48:02 / April 15, 2019 @ 7:48 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 166.0899 East, latitude 53.4036 North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us7000368n. Event ids that are associated: us7000368n. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 199 km S of Nikol’skoye, Russia.
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