A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 159 km E of Kuril’sk, Russia (99 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 22:38:32 / 10:38 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 21/07/19 / 2019-07-21 12:38:32 / July 21, 2019 @ 12:38 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us60004x2b. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60004x2b. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 63.57 km (40 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 149.8884 East, latitude 44.9942 North, depth = 63.57 km.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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