A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 66 km E of Dartang, China (41 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us600089dg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600089dg. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 94.7015 East, latitude 32.0143 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 04/03/20 / 2020-03-04 13:28:39 / March 4, 2020 @ 1:28 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 21:28:39 / 9:28 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. 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: 66 km E of Dartang, China.
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