A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 147 km E of Kuril’sk, Russia (91 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 85.89 km (53 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 149.7238 East, latitude 45.483 North, depth = 85.89 km. Id of earthquake: us7000beci. Event ids that are associated: us7000beci. The temblor was picked up at 19:44:26 / 7:44 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/08/20 / 2020-08-24 19:44:26 / August 24, 2020 @ 7:44 pm.
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 147 km E of Kuril’sk, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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