A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, western Xizang (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 20:14:44 / 8:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 86.8008 East, latitude 33.2323 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 20:14:44 / July 22, 2020 @ 8:14 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us6000b5xr. Event ids that are associated: us6000b5xr. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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