A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 55 km WNW of Turt, Mongolia (34 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 14.76 km (9 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/01/21 / 2021-01-12 01:49:56 / January 12, 2021 @ 1:49 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d7mh. Id of event: us6000d7mh. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:49:56 / 1:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 99.9387 East, latitude 51.73 North, depth = 14.76 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 55 km WNW of Turt, Mongolia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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