A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 35 km SW of Turt, Mongolia (22 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us6000d7vm. Event ids that are associated: us6000d7vm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/01/21 / 2021-01-12 21:55:33 / January 12, 2021 @ 9:55 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:55:33 / 9:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 100.3397° East, 51.2648° North, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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