A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 62 km SSW of Cikai, China (39 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.92 km (11 miles). The temblor was reported at 06:01:10 / 6:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/02/16 / 2016-02-07 23:31:10 / February 7, 2016 @ 11:31 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20004ym9. Ids that are associated to the event: us20004ym9. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 98.4026 East, latitude 27.2681 North, depth = 17.92 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 62 km SSW of Cikai, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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