A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 65 km ENE of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (40 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/08/20 / 2020-08-08 04:24:19 / August 8, 2020 @ 4:24 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 108.59 km (67 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 157.0283° East, latitude 50.8206° North, depth = 108.59 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 04:24:19 / 4:24 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000be2v. Event ids that are associated: us6000be2v.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 65 km ENE of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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