A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 87 km SSE of Kuril’sk, Russia (54 miles). Global time and date of event 08/02/21 / 2021-02-08 08:22:46 / February 8, 2021 @ 8:22 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us6000dfj6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dfj6. Exact location of event, depth 71.22 km, 148.1113° East, 44.4551° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 08:22:46 / 8:22 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 71.22 km (44 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 87 km SSE of Kuril’sk, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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