A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 16 km WSW of Turt, Mongolia (10 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/01/21 / 2021-01-11 22:19:12 / January 11, 2021 @ 10:19 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:19:12 / 10:19 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d1rc. Id of event: us7000d1rc. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 100.424° East, 51.4758° North, depth 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 16 km WSW of Turt, Mongolia.
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