A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 84 km E of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (52 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/06/19 / 2019-06-26 02:44:27 / June 26, 2019 @ 2:44 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 163.8162 East, latitude 56.3586 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us7000452c. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000452c. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 13:44:27 / 1:44 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 84 km E of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia.
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