A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 121 km ESE of Kuril’sk, Russia (75 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 56.55 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 18:24:44 / 6:24 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 18:24:44 / November 22, 2020 @ 6:24 pm. Event id: us6000crhu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000crhu. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 149.378 East, latitude 44.9754 North, depth = 56.55 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 121 km ESE of Kuril’sk, Russia.
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