A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, western Xizang (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 20:17:55 / July 22, 2020 @ 8:17 pm. The temblor was detected at 20:17:55 / 8:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 86.7663 East, latitude 33.1168 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us6000b5xs. Event ids that are associated: us6000b5xs. 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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