A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes 225 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (140 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006q47. Id of event: us60006q47. Exact location of earthquake, 154.8317° East, 48.8297° North, depth 35 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:12:07 / 8:12 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 11/12/19 / 2019-12-11 10:12:07 / December 11, 2019 @ 10:12 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 225 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia.
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