A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 99 km S of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (62 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/12/19 / 2019-12-05 12:38:28 / December 5, 2019 @ 12:38 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 22:38:28 / 10:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 52.98 km, 156.1439° East, 49.7826° North. Id of earthquake: us60006mdm. Event ids that are associated: us60006mdm. The epicenter was at a depth of 52.98 km (33 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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