A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 102 km WSW of Jiajuedibu, China (63 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/08/18 / 2018-08-01 15:46:24 / August 1, 2018 @ 3:46 pm. The temblor was reported at 23:46:24 / 11:46 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 87.7292 East, latitude 30.436 North, depth = 11.77 km. Event id: us2000gj0i. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000gj0i. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.77 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 102 km WSW of Jiajuedibu, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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