A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 122 km NE of Dartang, China (76 miles) on Thursday. 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). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:57:19 / 7:57 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20007fht. Id of event: us20007fht. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/10/16 / 2016-10-19 23:57:19 / October 19, 2016 @ 11:57 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 94.768 East, latitude 32.8293 North, depth = 10 km.
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 122 km NE of Dartang, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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