A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Tashanta in Russia on Sunday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:04:36 / 10:04 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 08/12/19 / 2019-12-08 04:04:36 / December 8, 2019 @ 4:04 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 89.5058 East, latitude 49.8542 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006nth. Id of event: us60006nth. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 61 km (38 miles) from Kosh-Agach (c. 5 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kosh-Agach (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 27 km ENE of Tashanta, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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