A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 32 km WSW of Turt, Mongolia (20 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:20:01 / 10:20 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 11/01/21 / 2021-01-11 22:20:01 / January 11, 2021 @ 10:20 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d1r8. Id of event: us7000d1r8. Exact location of event, longitude 100.2703 East, latitude 51.3556 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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: 32 km WSW of Turt, Mongolia.
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