A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 164 km S of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (102 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location, longitude 156.1553° East, latitude 49.2015° North, depth = 35 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/05/19 / 2019-05-25 03:29:01 / May 25, 2019 @ 3:29 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 13:29:01 / 1:29 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us60003rzd. Unique identifier: us60003rzd.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 164 km S of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia.
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