Light Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Hits 30 Miles South-East of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia

A shallow earthquake of magnitude 4.5 struck 30 miles south-east of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia, near Russia at a depth of 57.59 km, according to the United States Geological Survey. An earthquake of this magnitude is considered to be light.

The temblor occurred at May 26, 2019 at 10:10:22 PM UTC. USGS reports that this quake event was manually reviewed.

Map of Earthquake

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