A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 59 km E of Kuril’sk, Russia (37 miles). The temblor was reported at 15:37:39 / 3:37 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 148.6366 East, latitude 45.3055 North, depth = 89.55 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 89.55 km (56 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007mkb. Id of event: us70007mkb. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/02/20 / 2020-02-01 04:37:39 / February 1, 2020 @ 4:37 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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