A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 111 km SSE of Ewirgol, China (69 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.22 km (25 miles). Event id: us100073y9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100073y9. Exact location of event, depth 40.22 km, 88.179° East, 42.0367° North. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:54:17 / 11:54 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/11/16 / 2016-11-03 15:54:17 / November 3, 2016 @ 3:54 pm.
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 have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 111 km SSE of Ewirgol, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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