A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 213 km SE of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (132 miles). Unique identifier: us70008qec. Ids that are associated to the event: us70008qec. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.86 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/04/20 / 2020-04-07 06:27:21 / April 7, 2020 @ 6:27 am. The temblor was reported at 17:27:21 / 5:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 157.9316 East, latitude 49.1524 North, depth = 37.86 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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