A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Kuril Islands (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 45.89 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 12:27:22 / 12:27 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70007tpw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007tpw. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/02/20 / 2020-02-14 02:27:22 / February 14, 2020 @ 2:27 am. Exact location of event, longitude 153.916 East, latitude 47.349 North, depth = 45.89 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 three and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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