A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 70 km NNW of Motuo, China (43 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/04/18 / 2018-04-03 16:59:30 / April 3, 2018 @ 4:59 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ddqf. Id of event: us1000ddqf. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 95.0106 East, latitude 29.8963 North, depth = 26.07 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.07 km (16 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:59:30 / 12:59 am (local time epicenter). 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. 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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