A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 65 km E of Dzuunbulag, Mongolia (40 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/02/20 / 2020-02-18 22:17:25 / February 18, 2020 @ 10:17 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 116.1546° East, 46.9493° North. Event id: us70007spx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007spx. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:17:25 / 6:17 am (local time epicenter). 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 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 nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 65 km E of Dzuunbulag, Mongolia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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