A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 94 km W of Dushanzi, China (58 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 83.6665 East, latitude 44.2491 North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us2000hk4a. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000hk4a. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/09/18 / 2018-09-26 07:50:46 / September 26, 2018 @ 7:50 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:50:46 / 3:50 pm (local time epicenter).
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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