A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 240 km WSW of Qamdo, China (149 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude 94.8271° East, latitude 30.3791° North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b41u. Id of event: us6000b41u. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/07/20 / 2020-07-25 15:58:37 / July 25, 2020 @ 3:58 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 15:58:37 / 3:58 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 240 km WSW of Qamdo, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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