A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 24 km WSW of Turt, Mongolia (15 miles). Exact location, longitude 100.3282° East, latitude 51.4437° North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us7000d1ra. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000d1ra. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/01/21 / 2021-01-11 21:56:52 / January 11, 2021 @ 9:56 pm. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:56:52 / 9:56 pm (local time epicenter). 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 twenty-four, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 24 km WSW of Turt, Mongolia.
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