A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 93 kilometers (58 miles) from Kashgar in China on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, 76.2858° East, 40.2789° North, depth 35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/02/21 / 2021-02-14 16:16:41 / February 14, 2021 @ 4:16 pm. The temblor was detected at 16:16:41 / 4:16 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000dhmi. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dhmi.
Earthquake epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from Kashi (c. 274 700 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kashi. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, China (c. 1 330 044 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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: 93 km NNE of Kashgar, China. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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