A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 109 km SE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia (68 miles). The temblor was picked up at 21:14:27 / 9:14 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, 159.8146° East, 52.3584° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bi6m. Id of event: us7000bi6m. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/09/20 / 2020-09-04 21:14:27 / September 4, 2020 @ 9:14 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 109 km SE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia.
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