A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 139 km ENE of Kuqa, China (86 miles). The temblor was detected at 00:13:08 / 12:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 84.4744 East, latitude 42.2472 North, depth = 35 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005h1u. Unique identifier: us70005h1u. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 15/09/19 / 2019-09-15 16:13:08 / September 15, 2019 @ 4:13 pm UTC/GMT.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 139 km ENE of Kuqa, China.
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