A earthquake with magnitude 6.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 279 km SE of Hotan, China (173 miles). Unique identifier: us7000abmk. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000abmk. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 82.4524° East, 35.6283° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was detected at 21:05:18 / 9:05 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/06/20 / 2020-06-25 21:05:18 / June 25, 2020 @ 9:05 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. There are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 279 km SE of Hotan, China.
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