A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 140 km WSW of Tanggulashan, China (87 miles). The temblor was picked up at 08:56:53 / 8:56 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/06/17 / 2017-06-08 00:56:53 / June 8, 2017 @ 12:56 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 91.0395 East, latitude 33.6138 North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009l7r. Unique identifier: us20009l7r.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 140 km WSW of Tanggulashan, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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