A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 4 km NNE of Jinping, China (2 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:09:57 / 10:09 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, longitude 100.8375 East, latitude 24.4672 North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us2000d5bt. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000d5bt. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/02/18 / 2018-02-20 14:09:57 / February 20, 2018 @ 2:09 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 4 km NNE of Jinping, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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