A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 241 km ENE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia (150 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000d0tu. Unique identifier: us7000d0tu. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/01/21 / 2021-01-17 08:31:53 / January 17, 2021 @ 8:31 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:31:53 / 8:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 162.0725° East, latitude 53.7858° North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 241 km ENE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia.
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