A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 44 km NNW of Turt, Mongolia (27 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 20:26:39 / 8:26 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d042. Id of event: us7000d042. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/01/21 / 2021-01-14 20:26:39 / January 14, 2021 @ 8:26 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 100.3716° East, 51.8676° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 44 km NNW of Turt, Mongolia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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