A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 169 km SE of Choibalsan, Mongolia (105 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.59 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 116.2258° East, latitude 47.0706° North, depth = 14.59 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ahsm. Id of event: us7000ahsm. The temblor was reported at 06:19:11 / 6:19 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 04/07/20 / 2020-07-04 06:19:11 / July 4, 2020 @ 6:19 am UTC/GMT.
Each 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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