A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 300 km NNE of Luring, China (186 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/02/20 / 2020-02-20 18:11:04 / February 20, 2020 @ 6:11 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 85.8682 East, latitude 34.5922 North, depth = 16.29 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.29 km (10 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us70007tp0. Unique identifier: us70007tp0. The temblor was detected at 02:11:04 / 2:11 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 300 km NNE of Luring, China.
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