A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 231 km WSW of Qamdo, China (144 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000aru9. Event ids that are associated: us7000aru9. Global time and date of event 20/07/20 / 2020-07-20 19:21:39 / July 20, 2020 @ 7:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 94.901 East, latitude 30.4414 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:21:39 / 7:21 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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