A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 78 kilometers (48 miles) from Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy in Russia. Exact location, longitude 161.6813° East, latitude 55.6829° North, depth = 79.45 km. The temblor was picked up at 20:26:07 / 8:26 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/11/20 / 2020-11-09 20:26:07 / November 9, 2020 @ 8:26 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 79.45 km (49 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us7000ce9w. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ce9w. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Klyuchi. Epicenter of the earthquake was 88 km (55 miles) from Klyuchi (c. 10 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 78 km SW of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia.
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