A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 138 km ENE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia (86 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48.82 km (30 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:38:24 / 4:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 160.3913° East, latitude 53.7192° North, depth = 48.82 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700056xk. Id of event: us700056xk. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/08/19 / 2019-08-22 05:38:24 / August 22, 2019 @ 5:38 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-one 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 138 km ENE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia.
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