A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 280 km SE of Hotan, China (174 miles) on Thursday. Exact location, longitude 82.429° East, latitude 35.5859° North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us7000abqj. Event ids that are associated: us7000abqj. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:51:44 / 10:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/06/20 / 2020-06-25 22:51:44 / June 25, 2020 @ 10:51 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 280 km SE of Hotan, China.
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