A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Uch-Terek in Kyrgyzstan on Tuesday. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:13:44 / 12:13 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us100042du. Event ids that are associated: us100042du. Exact location, longitude 73.1912° East, latitude 41.3941° North, depth = 48.21 km. Global time and date of event 01/12/15 / 2015-12-01 06:13:44 / December 1, 2015 @ 6:13 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48.21 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Haqqulobod, Osh, Andijon (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Kyrgyzstan (c. 5 509 000 pop), Uzbekistan (c. 27 866 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 98 km (61 miles) from Andijon (c. 318 400 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from Osh (c. 200 000 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Jalal-Abad (c. 75 700 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Uzgen (c. 40 400 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Uchqŭrghon Shahri (c. 33 300 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Bazar-Korgon (c. 27 700 pop), 104 km (65 miles) from Haqqulobod (c. 26 300 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 40 km S of Uch-Terek, Kyrgyzstan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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