A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 75 km NW of Gyamotang, China (47 miles). Unique identifier: us1000aqmb. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000aqmb. The temblor was detected at 15:52:28 / 3:52 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 94.9571° East, 32.0798° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/10/17 / 2017-10-12 07:52:28 / October 12, 2017 @ 7:52 am UTC/GMT.
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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