A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Kuril Islands (0 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000dhwt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dhwt. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 107 km (66 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 21:20:02 / 9:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 151.4122° East, 46.905° North, depth 107 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/02/21 / 2021-02-15 21:20:02 / February 15, 2021 @ 9:20 pm.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nineteen 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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