A major earthquake magnitude 7 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 99 km SE of Kuril’sk, Russia (62 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 163 km (101 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/02/20 / 2020-02-13 10:33:45 / February 13, 2020 @ 10:33 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 148.9 East, latitude 44.7 North, depth = 163 km. Id of earthquake: at00q5mcj0. Event ids that are associated: at00q5mcj0. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kuril’sk in Russia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 20:33:45 / 8:33 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 15 major quakes in the world. Earthquakes 7.0 to 7.9 may cause serious damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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