A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 79 kilometers (49 miles) from Aykol in China on Friday. Unique identifier: us6000c110. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c110. The temblor was detected at 06:26:28 / 6:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/09/20 / 2020-09-25 06:26:28 / September 25, 2020 @ 6:26 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 79.3934 East, latitude 40.5165 North, depth = 35 km.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Aykol. Country/countries that might be effected, China (c. 1 330 044 000 pop). Event epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Aykol (c. 11 300 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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