A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 128 km E of Arzak, China (80 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 77.603° East, 39.8223° North, depth 6.05 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us2000j0uf. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000j0uf. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.05 km (4 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/01/19 / 2019-01-06 16:22:31 / January 6, 2019 @ 4:22 pm. The temblor was detected at 00:22:31 / 12:22 am (local time epicenter).
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. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 128 km E of Arzak, China.
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