A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 126 km NW of Qujing, China (78 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us7000aju2. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000aju2. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 102.9575° East, 26.3473° North, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/07/20 / 2020-07-08 02:40:03 / July 8, 2020 @ 2:40 am. The temblor was detected at 02:40:03 / 2:40 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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 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: 126 km NW of Qujing, China.
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