A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 136 km WSW of Tanggulashan, China (85 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 43.44 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us20009m7k. Event ids that are associated: us20009m7k. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 03:38:19 / 3:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 91.0939 East, latitude 33.6107 North, depth = 43.44 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/06/17 / 2017-06-13 19:38:19 / June 13, 2017 @ 7:38 pm.
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 two, in the past 30 days two 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: 136 km WSW of Tanggulashan, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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