A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 111 km NNW of Jiding, China (69 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.42 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us1000hh32. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000hh32. Exact location, longitude 87.6309° East, latitude 30.2176° North, depth = 11.42 km. The temblor was reported at 23:10:05 / 11:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/10/18 / 2018-10-22 15:10:05 / October 22, 2018 @ 3:10 pm UTC/GMT. 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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