A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 60 kilometers (37 miles) from Barguzin in Russia on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/02/20 / 2020-02-13 19:23:33 / February 13, 2020 @ 7:23 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 03:23:33 / 3:23 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70007pld. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007pld. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 109.1851° East, 54.0972° North.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ust’-Barguzin, Kurumkan, Barguzin (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 77 km (48 miles) from Ust’-Barguzin (c. 7 200 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Barguzin (c. 6 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Kurumkan (c. 5 800 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 60 km NNW of Barguzin, Russia.
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