A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 32 km WSW of Turt, Mongolia (20 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/01/21 / 2021-01-12 01:01:01 / January 12, 2021 @ 1:01 am. The temblor was detected at 01:01:01 / 1:01 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 100.2451° East, 51.3754° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us7000d217. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000d217.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-seven, in the last 10 days thirty-seven, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each 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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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 32 km WSW of Turt, Mongolia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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