A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 122 km WSW of Aksu, China (76 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 28.82 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 28.82 km, 78.8593° East, 40.8398° North. The temblor was detected at 07:59:48 / 7:59 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009x4v. Unique identifier: us20009x4v. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/07/17 / 2017-07-17 23:59:48 / July 17, 2017 @ 11:59 pm.
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 122 km WSW of Aksu, China.
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