A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 267 km NW of Nagqu, China (166 miles). Unique identifier: us6000camh. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000camh. Exact location of earthquake, 90.2661° East, 33.3484° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 13:12:37 / 1:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 13:12:37 / October 21, 2020 @ 1:12 pm.
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 one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 267 km NW of Nagqu, China.
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