A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Kuril Islands (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 66.1 km (41 miles). Exact location of event, depth 66.1 km, 154.1748° East, 48.2017° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 10:09:35 / 10:09 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000d1zu. Unique identifier: us7000d1zu. Global time and date of event 21/01/21 / 2021-01-21 10:09:35 / January 21, 2021 @ 10:09 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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