A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 238 km WSW of Qamdo, China (148 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000b55n. Event ids that are associated: us6000b55n. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:17:11 / 1:17 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 21/07/20 / 2020-07-21 01:17:11 / July 21, 2020 @ 1:17 am UTC/GMT. 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 34.51 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 94.8185° East, 30.4328° North, depth 34.51 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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