A earthquake magnitude 6.3 (ml/mb) strikes Chukotskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug, Russia (0 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 20:38:08 / 8:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/01/20 / 2020-01-09 08:38:08 / January 9, 2020 @ 8:38 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006wuf. Id of event: us70006wuf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 171.1187° East, 62.4208° North, depth 10 km.
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. 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 have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world.
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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. 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: Chukotskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug, Russia.
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