A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 36 kilometers (22 miles) from Xegar in China. Id of earthquake: us600041vn. Event ids that are associated: us600041vn. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/06/19 / 2019-06-17 17:58:19 / June 17, 2019 @ 5:58 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 87.2539° East, 28.3423° North, depth 90.5 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:58:19 / 1:58 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 90.5 km (56 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lobujya. Country/countries that might be effected, Nepal (c. 28 952 000 pop). Event epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Lobujya (c. 8 800 pop).
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 36 km SSE of Xegar, China.
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