A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 64 km WNW of Zhamog, China (40 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000bqvi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bqvi. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/11/17 / 2017-11-18 03:36:06 / November 18, 2017 @ 3:36 am. Exact location, longitude 95.1389° East, latitude 30.075° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 11:36:06 / 11:36 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 64 km WNW of Zhamog, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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