A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 129 km ESE of Kuril’sk, Russia (80 miles). Exact location, longitude 149.3304° East, latitude 44.6773° North, depth = 35 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/02/20 / 2020-02-07 22:54:56 / February 7, 2020 @ 10:54 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 08:54:56 / 8:54 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us70007q4t. Unique identifier: us70007q4t.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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: 129 km ESE of Kuril’sk, Russia.
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