A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 36 km NW of Talshand, Mongolia (22 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 30/03/18 / 2018-03-30 16:05:31 / March 30, 2018 @ 4:05 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 97.6188° East, latitude 45.5437° North, depth = 10 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:05:31 / 12:05 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000dbg8. Event ids that are associated: us1000dbg8. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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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