A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 91 km ESE of Hualien City, Taiwan (57 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us6000d546. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d546. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:50:46 / 2:50 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/01/21 / 2021-01-03 02:50:46 / January 3, 2021 @ 2:50 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 122.4741° East, 23.7544° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 91 km ESE of Hualien City, Taiwan.
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