A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 43 km SE of Sary-Tash, Kyrgyzstan (27 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.46 km (16 miles). The temblor was picked up at 23:05:45 / 11:05 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 73.6002° East, 39.4469° North, depth 25.46 km. Global time and date of event 06/10/15 / 2015-10-06 18:05:45 / October 6, 2015 @ 6:05 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us10003kqv. Event ids that are associated: us10003kqv.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 43 km SE of Sary-Tash, Kyrgyzstan.
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