A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 78 kilometers (48 miles) from Fuling in China. Event id: us2000btg4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000btg4. Exact location of earthquake, 108.1037° East, 29.3616° North, depth 10 km. Global time and date of event 23/11/17 / 2017-11-23 09:43:34 / November 23, 2017 @ 9:43 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:43:34 / 5:43 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fuling (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, China (c. 1 330 044 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Fuling (c. 166 500 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. 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 was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 78 km ESE of Fuling, China.
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