A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 140 km ESE of Kuril’sk, Russia (87 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude 149.5469° East, latitude 44.788° North, depth = 35 km. The temblor was reported at 16:43:27 / 4:43 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 16:43:27 / November 22, 2020 @ 4:43 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000crh8. Unique identifier: us6000crh8.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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