6.7 Magnitude Strikes Ozernovskiy, Russia

Earthquake location 52.8611S, 153.3787W

A earthquake magnitude 6.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 262 km NW of Ozernovskiy, Russia (163 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pt18286001, at00pgjb1a, us1000hbkz. Id of event: us1000hbkz. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 470.06 km (292 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Ozernovskiy in Russia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/10/18 / 2018-10-13 11:10:23 / October 13, 2018 @ 11:10 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 153.3787° East, latitude 52.8611° North, depth = 470.06 km. The 6.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:10:23 / 9:10 pm (local time epicenter).

Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

Original Article:http://www.earthquakenewstoday.com/2018/10/13/strong-earthquake-6-7-mag-was-detected-near-ozernovskiy-in-russia/

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