A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 113 km WSW of Nikol’skoye, Russia (70 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 164.3098° East, 54.8742° North. The temblor was detected at 04:02:33 / 4:02 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/06/19 / 2019-06-05 17:02:33 / June 5, 2019 @ 5:02 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70003yjt. Event ids that are associated: us70003yjt. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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