A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 119 km W of Aksu, China (74 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us600063ht. Ids that are associated to the event: us600063ht. Exact location, longitude 78.8543° East, latitude 41.2536° North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 27/10/19 / 2019-10-27 05:29:48 / October 27, 2019 @ 5:29 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:29:48 / 1:29 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. 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. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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