A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 124 km NNE of Aksu, China (77 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 80.6318° East, 42.2115° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/06/19 / 2019-06-07 21:47:08 / June 7, 2019 @ 9:47 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70003x14. Event ids that are associated: us70003x14. The temblor was reported at 05:47:08 / 5:47 am (local time epicenter).
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. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 124 km NNE of Aksu, China.
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