A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 275 km SE of Hotan, China (171 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 12:12:11 / 12:12 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/07/20 / 2020-07-04 12:12:11 / July 4, 2020 @ 12:12 pm. Event id: us7000ahwr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ahwr. Exact location, longitude 82.4358° East, latitude 35.6717° North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days nine 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 quakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 275 km SE of Hotan, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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