A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 177 km WNW of Kuril’sk, Russia (110 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:04:40 / 1:04 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d1uq. Unique identifier: us6000d1uq. 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: 17/12/20 / 2020-12-17 01:04:40 / December 17, 2020 @ 1:04 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.9478 East, latitude 46.0714 North, depth = 305.96 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 305.96 km (190 miles).
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 one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 177 km WNW of Kuril’sk, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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