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Light earthquake 4.4 mag, 355 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia

Earthquake location 47.8751S, 153.7771WA light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 355 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (221 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 69.16 km (43 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000adfu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000adfu. Exact location of event, depth 69.16 km, 153.7771° East, 47.8751° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/06/20 / 2020-06-17 11:46:08 / June 17, 2020 @ 11:46 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:46:08 / 11:46 am (local time epicenter).

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 one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.

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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 355 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 153.7771° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 47.8751° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 69.16 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 355 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-06-17 11:46:08 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-06-17 12:04:50 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 298 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 5.805 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.51 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 132 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us6000adfu Id of event.
Event Code 6000adfu An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000adfu, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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