A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 189 km SE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (117 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 14:57:32 / 2:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 164.5571° East, 55.0008° North, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 14:57:32 / October 1, 2020 @ 2:57 pm. Event id: us6000c3xp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c3xp. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 189 km SE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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