Earthquake strikes 8km ESE of Xiaojiezi, China, Magnitude 5

A shallow earthquake of magnitude 5 was reported 8km ESE of Xiaojiezi, China, near 117 Xiang Dao, Huaning Xian, Yuxi Shi, Yunnan Sheng, China at a depth of 10 km, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. An earthquake of this magnitude is considered to be moderate.

The temblor occurred at Aug 12, 2018 at 05:44:26 UTZ. USGS reports that this quake event was manually reviewed.

The tremors has been reported as ‘felt’ by 3 reports from feedback on the USGS website.

Map of Earthquake

For updates on this quake, please visit the USGS Event Page.

This earthquake was located near Yuxi, 144 Country Road, 117 Country Road, 198 Country Road and Chenghua Road. If you were there let us know in the comments if you felt it.