A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 153 km SSW of Severo-Kurilsk, Russia (95 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:26:31 / 7:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 155.0482° East, latitude 49.482° North, depth = 92.22 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a335. Id of event: us6000a335. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 92.22 km (57 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/05/20 / 2020-05-31 07:26:31 / May 31, 2020 @ 7:26 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
How would you describe the shaking?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 153 km SSW of Severo-Kurilsk, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.