A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 148 km SSW of Turpan, China (92 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:46:39 / 5:46 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 35.22 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/07/17 / 2017-07-24 21:46:39 / July 24, 2017 @ 9:46 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 35.22 km, 88.4194° East, 41.7168° North. Unique identifier: us2000a0jb. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a0jb.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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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