A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 241 km WSW of Qamdo, China (150 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:48:31 / 10:48 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/08/20 / 2020-08-11 22:48:31 / August 11, 2020 @ 10:48 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 94.8111° East, 30.388° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bg1x. Unique identifier: us6000bg1x.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 241 km WSW of Qamdo, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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