A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 106 km SSE of Altay sumu, Mongolia (66 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/01/19 / 2019-01-18 18:11:23 / January 18, 2019 @ 6:11 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 21.08 km (13 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 02:11:23 / 2:11 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000j5yf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000j5yf. Exact location of event, depth 21.08 km, 92.8196° East, 44.9204° North.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 106 km SSE of Altay sumu, Mongolia.
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