A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 128 km NE of Aksu, China (80 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 81.1858 East, latitude 42.0482 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 03:18:40 / 3:18 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000dbkx. Unique identifier: us1000dbkx. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/03/18 / 2018-03-30 19:18:40 / March 30, 2018 @ 7:18 pm.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 128 km NE of Aksu, China.
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