A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 113 km W of Kuqa, China (70 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us1000htki. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000htki. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/11/18 / 2018-11-18 16:48:38 / November 18, 2018 @ 4:48 pm. Exact location, longitude 81.57° East, latitude 41.7516° North, depth = 35 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:48:38 / 12:48 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 113 km W of Kuqa, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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