A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 128 km NW of Rikaze, China (80 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/11/20 / 2020-11-21 21:49:21 / November 21, 2020 @ 9:49 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 88.1067° East, 30.1873° North, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000crcf. Id of event: us6000crcf. The temblor was detected at 21:49:21 / 9:49 pm (local time epicenter).
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 128 km NW of Rikaze, China.
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