A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 20 km S of Lijiang, China (12 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007lj2. Id of event: us60007lj2. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 101.9842 East, latitude 23.3834 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 05:26:25 / 5:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/01/20 / 2020-01-22 21:26:25 / January 22, 2020 @ 9:26 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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: 20 km S of Lijiang, China. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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