A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 178 km ENE of Arzak, China (111 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:43:36 / 1:43 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10004wgm. Ids that are associated to the event: us10004wgm. Global time and date of event 10/03/16 / 2016-03-10 05:43:36 / March 10, 2016 @ 5:43 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 78.1508° East, 40.0522° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 178 km ENE of Arzak, China.
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