A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 68 km WNW of Luring, China (42 miles) on Wednesday. Event id: us1000d6x0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d6x0. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35.49 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 83.5256° East, 32.4909° North, depth 35.49 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:23:19 / 5:23 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/03/18 / 2018-03-20 21:23:19 / March 20, 2018 @ 9:23 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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