A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 46 km ESE of Dazhasi, China (29 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/08/17 / 2017-08-08 21:16:05 / August 8, 2017 @ 9:16 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 05:16:05 / 5:16 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us2000a7c8. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a7c8. Exact location of earthquake, 103.4146° East, 33.3986° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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