A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 146 km W of Luring, China (91 miles). The temblor was picked up at 10:38:12 / 10:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 82.6718 East, latitude 32.0575 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/09/17 / 2017-09-01 02:38:12 / September 1, 2017 @ 2:38 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000adr4. Event ids that are associated: us2000adr4.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 146 km W of Luring, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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