A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes Kuril Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. Id of earthquake: us6000cb7t. Event ids that are associated: us6000cb7t. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 154.1259° East, 47.9249° North, depth 35 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:50:38 / 7:50 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Global time and date of event 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 07:50:38 / October 22, 2020 @ 7:50 am UTC/GMT.
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 twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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