5.1 Magnitude Strikes Kuril Islands, Russia

Earthquake location 46.2799S, 153.3775W

A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Kuril Islands (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/07/19 / 2019-07-18 08:52:07 / July 18, 2019 @ 8:52 am. The temblor was picked up at 18:52:07 / 6:52 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us70004mxv. Event ids that are associated: us70004mxv. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 153.3775° East, 46.2799° North, depth 10 km.

Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. 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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

Original Article:http://www.earthquakenewstoday.com/2019/07/18/moderate-earthquake-5-1-mag-was-detected-near-kuril-islands/

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