A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 112 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (70 miles) on Sunday. Global time and date of event 20/09/20 / 2020-09-20 22:45:46 / September 20, 2020 @ 10:45 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 66.46 km (41 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c0mh. Unique identifier: us6000c0mh. Exact location, longitude 155.618° East, latitude 49.721° North, depth = 66.46 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 22:45:46 / 10:45 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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