A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Daultala in Pakistan. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/07/15 / 2015-07-24 21:30:06 / July 24, 2015 @ 9:30 pm. The temblor was detected at 02:30:06 / 2:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 73.2114 East, latitude 33.175 North, depth = 37.37 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20002zza. Id of event: us20002zza. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.37 km (23 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Event epicenter was 49 km (31 miles) from Rawalpindi (c. 1 743 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Kotli (c. 640 000 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Islamabad (c. 601 600 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Bhimbar (c. 342 900 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Jhelum (c. 164 100 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Mandi Bahāuddīn (c. 129 700 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Chakwāl (c. 101 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Haveliān, Sanjwāl, Harīpur. Nearby country/countries, Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 6 km ESE of Daultala, Pakistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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