A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 32 km SW of Turt, Mongolia (20 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:54:36 / 9:54 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d7pc. Unique identifier: us6000d7pc. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 100.3282° East, latitude 51.2977° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/01/21 / 2021-01-12 09:54:36 / January 12, 2021 @ 9:54 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 32 km SW of Turt, Mongolia.
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