Light earthquake: M4.3 quake has struck near Listvyanka in Russia


Earthquake location 51.7315S, 104.6774WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Listvyanka in Russia. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 104.6774° East, 51.7315° North, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us7000aipt. Event ids that are associated: us7000aipt. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:50:15 / 11:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 11:50:15 / July 6, 2020 @ 11:50 am.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Meget, Irkutsk, Slyudyanka. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 68 km (42 miles) from Irkutsk (c. 586 700 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Shelekhov (c. 47 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Slyudyanka (c. 18 800 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Baykal’sk (c. 15 600 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Meget (c. 8 400 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Vydreno (c. 5 300 pop).

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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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. 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: 18 km SW of Listvyanka, Russia.

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