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Light earthquake, 4.1 mag has occurred near Atlasovo in Russia

Earthquake location 54.7917S, 161.1203WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 130 km SE of Atlasovo, Russia (81 miles) on Monday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:24:31 / 10:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/02/21 / 2021-02-15 22:24:31 / February 15, 2021 @ 10:24 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000djh1. Id of event: us6000djh1. Exact location, longitude 161.1203° East, latitude 54.7917° North, depth = 48.34 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 48.34 km (30 miles).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 130 km SE of Atlasovo, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 161.1203° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 54.7917° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 48.34 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 130 km SE of Atlasovo, Russia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-02-15 22:24:31 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-02-23 01:09:15 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 259 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 2.296 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.62 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 108 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 us6000djh1 Id of event.
Event Code 6000djh1 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000djh1, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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