A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 30 km NW of Biruxong, China (19 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 33.19 km, 93.3944° East, 31.6061° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us60007a5a. Unique identifier: us60007a5a. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.19 km (21 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:00:17 / 2:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/01/20 / 2020-01-18 18:00:17 / January 18, 2020 @ 6:00 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 30 km NW of Biruxong, China.
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