A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Kashgar in China. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 75.8731° East, 39.3026° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bgjr. Unique identifier: us7000bgjr. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/09/20 / 2020-09-02 14:28:42 / September 2, 2020 @ 2:28 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 14:28:42 / 2:28 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, China (c. 1 330 044 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 21 km (13 miles) from Kashi (c. 274 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kashi (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 21 km SSW of Kashgar, China.
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