Light Magnitude 4.9 Earthquake Strikes 14 Miles South-Southwest of Nikol’skoye, Russia

A shallow earthquake of magnitude 4.9 struck 14 miles south-southwest of Nikol’skoye, Russia, near Kamchatka Krai, Russia, 684500 at a depth of 10 km, according to the United States Geological Survey. An earthquake of this magnitude is considered to be light.

The temblor occurred at May 19, 2019 at 03:47:54 PM UTC. USGS reports that this quake event was manually reviewed.

Map showing center of Earthquake

For updates on this quake, please visit the USGS Event Page.