A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 210 km SE of Yatou, China (130 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 124.0772 East, latitude 35.7959 North, depth = 15.77 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/01/21 / 2021-01-18 18:21:28 / January 18, 2021 @ 6:21 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:21:28 / 6:21 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.77 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000d167. Unique identifier: us7000d167.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 210 km SE of Yatou, China.
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