A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 55 km NE of Kuril’sk, Russia (34 miles). Exact location of event, depth 127.08 km, 148.4618° East, 45.5209° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/02/20 / 2020-02-29 00:27:27 / February 29, 2020 @ 12:27 am. Unique identifier: us60008acs. Ids that are associated to the event: us60008acs. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 11:27:27 / 11:27 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 127.08 km (79 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 55 km NE of Kuril’sk, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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