A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 126 km ENE of Luring, China (78 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 85.4114° East, 32.772° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/03/20 / 2020-03-12 15:44:02 / March 12, 2020 @ 3:44 pm. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:44:02 / 11:44 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60008ecp. Id of event: us60008ecp.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. 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: 126 km ENE of Luring, China.
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