A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 45 km ESE of Jin’an, China (28 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:29:24 / 10:29 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 31.2 km (19 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/10/16 / 2016-10-25 14:29:24 / October 25, 2016 @ 2:29 pm. Exact location, longitude 104.0662° East, latitude 32.5488° North, depth = 31.2 km. Event id: us100072qd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100072qd.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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