A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Tiandiba in China. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/10/18 / 2018-10-28 00:25:16 / October 28, 2018 @ 12:25 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 103.4946° East, 27.9012° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000i5yx. Event ids that are associated: us2000i5yx. The temblor was detected at 08:25:16 / 8:25 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Zhaotong. Earthquake epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Zhaotong (c. 109 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, China (c. 1 330 044 000 pop).
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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 32 km NE of Tiandiba, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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