A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 81 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (50 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 15:25:45 / March 6, 2021 @ 3:25 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 102.91 km (64 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dgj8. Id of event: us7000dgj8. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 15:25:45 / 3:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 102.91 km, 155.5478° East, 50.0442° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 81 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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