A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 52 km NNE of Tigil’, Russia (32 miles). Unique identifier: us60006sii. Ids that are associated to the event: us60006sii. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.61 km (9 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:48:37 / 2:48 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 158.9255° East, latitude 58.2499° North, depth = 14.61 km. Global time and date of event 17/12/19 / 2019-12-17 02:48:37 / December 17, 2019 @ 2:48 am UTC/GMT.
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 one and in the last 365 days 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 52 km NNE of Tigil’, Russia.
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