A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Kozyrëvsk in Russia. Global time and date of event 09/12/20 / 2020-12-09 13:08:50 / December 9, 2020 @ 1:08 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 226.71 km (141 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 13:08:50 / 1:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 160.1337° East, 55.9307° North, depth 226.71 km. Id of earthquake: us7000cpfn. Event ids that are associated: us7000cpfn.
Epicenter of the event was 62 km (38 miles) from Klyuchi (c. 10 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Klyuchi (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop).
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 three and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 20 km SE of Kozyrëvsk, Russia.
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