A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 216 km SW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (134 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bixj. Id of event: us6000bixj. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:57:33 / 6:57 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/08/20 / 2020-08-22 06:57:33 / August 22, 2020 @ 6:57 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 139.28 km (87 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 139.28 km, 154.2783° East, 49.1347° North.
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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