A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 91 km E of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (57 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:06:03 / 6:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 163.9419 East, latitude 56.1595 North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us700049jc. Event ids that are associated: us700049jc. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/07/19 / 2019-07-03 19:06:03 / July 3, 2019 @ 7:06 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 91 km E of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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