A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 116 km ENE of Kashgar, China (72 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:47:48 / 11:47 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 77.2859 East, latitude 39.7913 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 01/08/20 / 2020-08-01 23:47:48 / August 1, 2020 @ 11:47 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us6000b883. Event ids that are associated: us6000b883. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 116 km ENE of Kashgar, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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