A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 27 km WNW of Turt, Mongolia (17 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:23:11 / 2:23 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000dhtx. Event ids that are associated: us6000dhtx. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/02/21 / 2021-02-15 14:23:11 / February 15, 2021 @ 2:23 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 100.2958 East, latitude 51.5889 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 27 km WNW of Turt, Mongolia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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