A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Northern Qinghai, China (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 91.8547° East, 37.6396° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was detected at 21:21:13 / 9:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/07/17 / 2017-07-18 13:21:13 / July 18, 2017 @ 1:21 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009xiq. Unique identifier: us20009xiq. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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