A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Zongyang in China. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dx4x. Id of event: us2000dx4x. The temblor was reported at 23:55:09 / 11:55 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/04/18 / 2018-04-06 15:55:09 / April 6, 2018 @ 3:55 pm. Exact location, longitude 117.3005° East, latitude 30.8384° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 43 km (27 miles) from Anqing (c. 358 700 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Wusong (c. 312 600 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Chizhou (c. 148 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Lucheng (c. 89 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, China (c. 1 330 044 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Wusong, Lucheng, Anqing.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 have been detected in the same area.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 18 km NNE of Zongyang, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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