A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 27 km WNW of Turt, Mongolia (17 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/01/21 / 2021-01-13 11:10:10 / January 13, 2021 @ 11:10 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d801. Id of event: us6000d801. The temblor was picked up at 11:10:10 / 11:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 100.2854° East, latitude 51.5674° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly 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).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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. 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: 27 km WNW of Turt, Mongolia.
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