A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 2 km W of Dzuyl, Mongolia (1 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/03/20 / 2020-03-23 22:47:43 / March 23, 2020 @ 10:47 pm. Event id: us70008euz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008euz. 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). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:47:43 / 6:47 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 93.8672° East, 46.3021° North, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every 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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