A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 162 km ESE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia (101 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000dh3m. Event ids that are associated: us7000dh3m. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:11:40 / 2:11 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/03/21 / 2021-03-08 14:11:40 / March 8, 2021 @ 2:11 pm. Exact location, longitude 160.7717° East, latitude 52.3639° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 162 km ESE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia.
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