A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Xiluodu in China on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/06/19 / 2019-06-05 07:27:01 / June 5, 2019 @ 7:27 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 33.9 km (21 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 103.6451 East, latitude 28.1508 North, depth = 33.9 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70003vp1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003vp1. The temblor was reported at 15:27:01 / 3:27 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, China (c. 1 330 044 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Zhaotong. Epicenter of the event was 93 km (58 miles) from Zhaotong (c. 109 400 pop).
Every 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. 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 8 km SE of Xiluodu, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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