A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 170 km SE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia (106 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, longitude 160.0918 East, latitude 51.7875 North, depth = 34.21 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.21 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 04/09/20 / 2020-09-04 23:01:49 / September 4, 2020 @ 11:01 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bkxr. Id of event: us7000bkxr. The temblor was detected at 23:01:49 / 11:01 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty-five 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 170 km SE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia.
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