A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 63 km WSW of Palana, Russia (39 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:12:45 / 2:12 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70006znn. Event ids that are associated: us70006znn. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/12/19 / 2019-12-29 15:12:45 / December 29, 2019 @ 3:12 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 15.81 km (10 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 159.0246° East, 58.8177° North, depth 15.81 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 63 km WSW of Palana, Russia.
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