A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Gudermes in Russia. The temblor was reported at 18:25:17 / 6:25 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70007q1l. Event ids that are associated: us70007q1l. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 46.054° East, 43.4° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/02/20 / 2020-02-06 15:25:17 / February 6, 2020 @ 3:25 pm.
Nearby country/countries, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Elin-Yurt, Galashki, Chirkey (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 31 km (19 miles) from Groznyy (c. 226 100 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Khasavyurt (c. 126 800 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Ordzhonikidzevskaya (c. 71 800 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Kizlyar (c. 50 600 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Urus-Martan (c. 41 500 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Kizilyurt (c. 33 400 pop).
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 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 in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
Did you feel anything?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 6 km NW of Gudermes, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.