A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Xunchang in China. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us700046tu. Unique identifier: us700046tu. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/06/19 / 2019-06-22 21:08:24 / June 22, 2019 @ 9:08 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:08:24 / 5:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 104.7626 East, latitude 28.3651 North, depth = 10 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Yibin, Xunchang (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, China (c. 1 330 044 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 47 km (29 miles) from Yibin (c. 242 100 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Xunchang (c. 64 600 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 10 km SSE of Xunchang, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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