A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 119 km W of Aksu, China (74 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 08:00:41 / 8:00 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us10003ze8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003ze8. Exact location of event, longitude 78.8382 East, latitude 41.1693 North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/11/15 / 2015-11-19 00:00:41 / November 19, 2015 @ 12:00 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 119 km W of Aksu, China.
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