A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 118 km NNE of Ngamring, China (73 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/11/17 / 2017-11-07 19:06:41 / November 7, 2017 @ 7:06 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.91 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 87.4761° East, latitude 30.2695° North, depth = 8.91 km. Id of earthquake: us2000bjyl. Event ids that are associated: us2000bjyl. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:06:41 / 3:06 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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