A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 110 km SSE of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (68 miles). Exact location of event, depth 17.38 km, 156.4522° East, 49.7° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.38 km (11 miles). Event id: us7000bean. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bean. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/08/20 / 2020-08-23 14:46:43 / August 23, 2020 @ 2:46 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 14:46:43 / 2:46 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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