A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 135 km NNE of Kuril’sk, Russia (84 miles). Global time and date of event 22/08/20 / 2020-08-22 08:57:25 / August 22, 2020 @ 8:57 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 148.4771° East, latitude 46.3688° North, depth = 10 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:57:25 / 8:57 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us6000bizb. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bizb. 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 135 km NNE of Kuril’sk, Russia.
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