A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 131 km S of Changli, China (81 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude 119.2894° East, latitude 38.5254° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 11:03:23 / 11:03 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008di7. Id of event: us10008di7. The epicenter was 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). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/03/17 / 2017-03-24 03:03:23 / March 24, 2017 @ 3:03 am.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 131 km S of Changli, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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