A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 97 kilometers (60 miles) from Aksu in China. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 03:33:58 / 3:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 79.1343° East, latitude 40.9194° North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us60007ln0. Unique identifier: us60007ln0. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/01/20 / 2020-01-31 19:33:58 / January 31, 2020 @ 7:33 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Aykol. Epicenter of the event was 84 km (52 miles) from Aykol (c. 11 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, China (c. 1 330 044 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 97 km WSW of Aksu, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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