A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 43 kilometers (27 miles) from Jalal-Abad in Kyrgyzstan on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 22:09:18 / 10:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 22.01 km, 73.4233° East, 41.1585° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20003m7l. Ids that are associated to the event: us20003m7l. Global time and date of event 20/09/15 / 2015-09-20 16:09:18 / September 20, 2015 @ 4:09 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 22.01 km (14 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Khŭjaobod, Toktogul, Osh. The epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Osh (c. 200 000 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Jalal-Abad (c. 75 700 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Uzgen (c. 40 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Bazar-Korgon (c. 27 700 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Qŭrghontepa (c. 25 900 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Toktogul (c. 19 300 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Kara Suu (c. 17 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, Kyrgyzstan (c. 5 509 000 pop), Uzbekistan (c. 27 866 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 43 km NE of Jalal-Abad, Kyrgyzstan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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