A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 126 km SE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia (78 miles) on Thursday. Event id: us700091yk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700091yk. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 160.1172 East, latitude 52.3404 North, depth = 53.05 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/04/20 / 2020-04-22 19:53:47 / April 22, 2020 @ 7:53 pm. The temblor was detected at 06:53:47 / 6:53 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 53.05 km (33 miles).
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 four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 126 km SE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia.
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