A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 22 km NE of Agar, China (14 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10003jyi. Unique identifier: us10003jyi. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24.91 km (15 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 98.341° East, latitude 30.9637° North, depth = 24.91 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/10/15 / 2015-10-03 05:26:18 / October 3, 2015 @ 5:26 am UTC/GMT. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:26:18 / 1:26 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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