A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 188 km SE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (117 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:15:26 / 1:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 164.7496 East, latitude 55.1282 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000bmup. Event ids that are associated: us7000bmup. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/09/20 / 2020-09-14 01:15:26 / September 14, 2020 @ 1:15 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 three and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 188 km SE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia.
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