A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 134 km E of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (83 miles) on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/01/21 / 2021-01-15 17:32:54 / January 15, 2021 @ 5:32 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d0el. Id of event: us7000d0el. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 164.6117° East, 56.0532° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:32:54 / 5:32 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 134 km E of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia.
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