A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 197 km NW of Rikaze, China (122 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 19:46:04 / July 24, 2020 @ 7:46 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 87.4332 East, latitude 30.5055 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 19:46:04 / 7:46 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b3nm. Unique identifier: us6000b3nm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 three 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.
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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. 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: 197 km NW of Rikaze, China.
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