A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 86 km SSE of Kuril’sk, Russia (53 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bdr4. Unique identifier: us7000bdr4. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 57.73 km (36 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/08/20 / 2020-08-27 14:14:52 / August 27, 2020 @ 2:14 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 148.0948° East, latitude 44.4608° North, depth = 57.73 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:14:52 / 2:14 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 86 km SSE of Kuril’sk, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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