A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 235 km NNW of Pubu, China (146 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008rvs. Id of event: us10008rvs. Exact location of event, longitude 89.2006 East, latitude 33.8033 North, depth = 10 km. 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: 07/05/17 / 2017-05-07 13:35:10 / May 7, 2017 @ 1:35 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:35:10 / 9:35 pm (local time epicenter).
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. 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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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 235 km NNW of Pubu, China.
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