A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 179 km S of Gwadar, Pakistan (111 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:51:44 / 1:51 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/01/16 / 2016-01-25 21:51:44 / January 25, 2016 @ 9:51 pm. Id of earthquake: us20004uhm. Event ids that are associated: us20004uhm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 62.2514° East, 23.4984° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 179 km S of Gwadar, Pakistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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