A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 242 km SSE of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (150 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000b8s6. Event ids that are associated: us6000b8s6. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 14:20:21 / 2:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 157.9868 East, latitude 48.8576 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 28/07/20 / 2020-07-28 14:20:21 / July 28, 2020 @ 2:20 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 242 km SSE of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia.
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