A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 111 km WNW of Kashgar, China (69 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000abgd. Id of event: us6000abgd. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 74.7283 East, latitude 39.6957 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:07:57 / 8:07 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/06/20 / 2020-06-13 20:07:57 / June 13, 2020 @ 8:07 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 111 km WNW of Kashgar, China.
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