A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes western Xizang (0 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 10:50:09 / 10:50 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 86.7977 East, latitude 33.1466 North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us6000b2l7. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000b2l7. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/07/20 / 2020-07-23 10:50:09 / July 23, 2020 @ 10:50 am.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: western Xizang.
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