A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 55 km W of Zhamog, China (34 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/11/17 / 2017-11-23 02:14:17 / November 23, 2017 @ 2:14 am. The temblor was detected at 10:14:17 / 10:14 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us2000btdi. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000btdi. Exact location, longitude 95.1719° East, latitude 29.8405° North, depth = 26.35 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.35 km (16 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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