A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 219 km WSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (136 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70009neb. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009neb. Exact location of event, longitude 153.4686 East, latitude 49.6904 North, depth = 190.08 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:39:09 / 11:39 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/05/20 / 2020-05-17 13:39:09 / May 17, 2020 @ 1:39 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 190.08 km (118 miles).
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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