A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 18 km ESE of Se’ergu, China (11 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 103.5907° East, 31.8562° North. 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: us70005h3s. Unique identifier: us70005h3s. The temblor was reported at 00:14:11 / 12:14 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 16/09/19 / 2019-09-16 16:14:11 / September 16, 2019 @ 4:14 pm UTC/GMT.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 18 km ESE of Se’ergu, China.
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