A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 111 km ESE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia (69 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:27:12 / 5:27 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008xsb. Id of event: us70008xsb. Exact location, longitude 160.0387° East, latitude 52.5069° North, depth = 58.03 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 58.03 km (36 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/04/20 / 2020-04-16 18:27:12 / April 16, 2020 @ 6:27 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 111 km ESE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia.
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