A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 29 km WSW of Turt, Mongolia (18 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:02:24 / 11:02 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/01/21 / 2021-01-11 23:02:24 / January 11, 2021 @ 11:02 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000d7kd. Event ids that are associated: us6000d7kd. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 100.2514° East, 51.4476° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 29 km WSW of Turt, Mongolia.
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