A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 92 km WSW of Gyegu, China (57 miles). Event id: us100079n7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100079n7. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/11/16 / 2016-11-17 21:45:56 / November 17, 2016 @ 9:45 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 05:45:56 / 5:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 96.1 East, latitude 32.6762 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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