A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 126 km SE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia (78 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/01/20 / 2020-01-16 16:31:13 / January 16, 2020 @ 4:31 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 159.7716° East, 52.136° North, depth 50 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007103. Id of event: us70007103. The temblor was picked up at 03:31:13 / 3:31 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 50 km (31 miles).
Every 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 thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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