A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 78 km WNW of Xegar, China (48 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 23:39:07 / 11:39 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us10003n1q. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003n1q. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/10/15 / 2015-10-12 15:39:07 / October 12, 2015 @ 3:39 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 86.3765 East, latitude 28.9799 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 78 km WNW of Xegar, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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