A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 105 km E of Shikotan, Russia (65 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:55:26 / 6:55 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003l7d. Id of event: us70003l7d. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 42.03 km (26 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 148.0337 East, latitude 43.7598 North, depth = 42.03 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/05/19 / 2019-05-14 20:55:26 / May 14, 2019 @ 8:55 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 105 km E of Shikotan, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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