A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Kuril Islands (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/09/20 / 2020-09-09 14:24:40 / September 9, 2020 @ 2:24 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 77.61 km (48 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 151.9029 East, latitude 46.3557 North, depth = 77.61 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:24:40 / 2:24 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bkcj. Unique identifier: us7000bkcj.
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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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