A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported Kuril Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/08/20 / 2020-08-23 08:27:07 / August 23, 2020 @ 8:27 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 125.68 km, 152.5747° East, 47.8136° North. The temblor was reported at 08:27:07 / 8:27 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000beaf. Id of event: us7000beaf. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 125.68 km (78 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 four and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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