A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 23 km NE of Agar, China (14 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us10003pu4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003pu4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 98.37 East, latitude 30.95 North, depth = 5 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:26:13 / 1:26 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/10/15 / 2015-10-03 05:26:13 / October 3, 2015 @ 5:26 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 23 km NE of Agar, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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