A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 82 km NE of Arzak, China (51 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 03/04/18 / 2018-04-03 14:39:34 / April 3, 2018 @ 2:39 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 76.7564° East, latitude 40.2313° North, depth = 35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dy0z. Id of event: us2000dy0z. The temblor was reported at 22:39:34 / 10:39 pm (local time epicenter).
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 have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 82 km NE of Arzak, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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