A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 216 km WSW of Qamdo, China (134 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 95.0824° East, latitude 30.3943° North, depth = 10 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:26:55 / 4:26 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000aq79. Id of event: us7000aq79. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/07/20 / 2020-07-10 04:26:55 / July 10, 2020 @ 4:26 am.
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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 216 km WSW of Qamdo, China.
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