A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Ust’-Barguzin in Russia on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b3ep. Unique identifier: us6000b3ep. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 108.6856° East, latitude 53.3046° North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 13:42:35 / July 24, 2020 @ 1:42 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:42:35 / 1:42 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Barguzin, Ust’-Barguzin (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 26 km (16 miles) from Ust’-Barguzin (c. 7 200 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Barguzin (c. 6 100 pop).
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 one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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