A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 91 km SSE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (57 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bee1. Unique identifier: us7000bee1. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/08/20 / 2020-08-28 15:16:00 / August 28, 2020 @ 3:16 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 162.7837 East, latitude 55.4273 North, depth = 32.48 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.48 km (20 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:16:00 / 3:16 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 91 km SSE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia.
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