A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Preobrazheniye in Russia. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 457.39 km (284 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 133.6656° East, 43.0978° North, depth 457.39 km. 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: us70003a3a. Unique identifier: us70003a3a. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/04/19 / 2019-04-22 00:47:44 / April 22, 2019 @ 12:47 am. The temblor was reported at 10:47:44 / 10:47 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Livadiya, Nakhodka, Vrangel’ (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Nakhodka (c. 146 900 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Partizansk (c. 42 500 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Vrangel’ (c. 20 000 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Livadiya (c. 12 700 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Preobrazheniye (c. 9 100 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Uglekamensk (c. 6 500 pop).
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 one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 29 km NW of Preobrazheniye, Russia.
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