A major earthquake with magnitude 7.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 218 km SSE of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (135 miles). Event id: at00q7qai7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pt20085000, at00q7qai7. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/03/20 / 2020-03-25 02:49:19 / March 25, 2020 @ 2:49 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 13:49:19 / 1:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 157.7 East, latitude 49 North, depth = 59 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 59 km (37 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Severo-Kuril’sk in Russia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 7.0 to 7.9 may cause serious 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 15 major earthquakes in the world.
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