A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes Kuril Islands (0 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 141.26 km (88 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 141.26 km, 152.532° East, 48.0764° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000aktg. Event ids that are associated: us7000aktg. The temblor was reported at 23:31:00 / 11:31 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/07/20 / 2020-07-04 23:31:00 / July 4, 2020 @ 11:31 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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