A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 77 km SSE of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (48 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/11/20 / 2020-11-27 18:45:09 / November 27, 2020 @ 6:45 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 44.45 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 156.3446 East, latitude 49.9925 North, depth = 44.45 km. The temblor was reported at 18:45:09 / 6:45 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000ckgb. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ckgb.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. 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-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. 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: 77 km SSE of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia.
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