A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 185 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (115 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 168.5563° East, 54.4217° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 09:41:43 / 9:41 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70005x6l. Event ids that are associated: us70005x6l. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/10/19 / 2019-10-14 22:41:43 / October 14, 2019 @ 10:41 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. 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: 185 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia.
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