A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 95 km ENE of Keelung, Taiwan (59 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 273.85 km, 122.5445° East, 25.5916° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/05/20 / 2020-05-24 09:12:14 / May 24, 2020 @ 9:12 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 273.85 km (170 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 09:12:14 / 9:12 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000a3l0. Event ids that are associated: us6000a3l0. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 95 km ENE of Keelung, Taiwan.
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