A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Chonglong in China. The temblor was reported at 05:49:25 / 5:49 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us600045ru. Event ids that are associated: us600045ru. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/06/19 / 2019-06-17 21:49:25 / June 17, 2019 @ 9:49 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 105.0388° East, 29.9324° North.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Suining, Zigong, Yanjiang (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, China (c. 1 330 044 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 70 km (44 miles) from Zigong (c. 690 000 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Neijiang (c. 546 900 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Suining (c. 124 900 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Yanjiang (c. 87 400 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Chonglong (c. 58 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 24 km NE of Chonglong, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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