A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 224 km WSW of Qamdo, China (139 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 95.0064 East, latitude 30.3816 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 20/07/20 / 2020-07-20 15:19:53 / July 20, 2020 @ 3:19 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b3i2. Id of event: us6000b3i2. The temblor was detected at 15:19:53 / 3:19 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.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 224 km WSW of Qamdo, China.
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