A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 45 km SW of Turt, Mongolia (28 miles) on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/01/21 / 2021-01-11 23:35:02 / January 11, 2021 @ 11:35 pm. Id of earthquake: us7000d1r6. Event ids that are associated: us7000d1r6. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:35:02 / 11:35 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 18.65 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 18.65 km, 100.2339° East, 51.1931° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days thirty-four 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 45 km SW of Turt, Mongolia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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