A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 206 km NNW of Luring, China (128 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/09/17 / 2017-09-02 21:59:49 / September 2, 2017 @ 9:59 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 83.4735 East, latitude 34.0216 North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us2000aejm. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000aejm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:59:49 / 5:59 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 in the same area. Every 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 206 km NNW of Luring, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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