A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 56 km WNW of Zhamog, China (35 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:43:11 / 5:43 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/06/17 / 2017-06-16 21:43:11 / June 16, 2017 @ 9:43 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 95.1768 East, latitude 29.9367 North, depth = 24.75 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009n6t. Id of event: us20009n6t. The epicenter was at a depth of 24.75 km (15 miles).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 56 km WNW of Zhamog, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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