A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 32 km SW of Luring, China (20 miles). Unique identifier: us20008hvj. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008hvj. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 83.9725° East, 32.0412° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 06/02/17 / 2017-02-06 05:24:40 / February 6, 2017 @ 5:24 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 13:24:40 / 1:24 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 32 km SW of Luring, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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