A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 94 km ESE of Vanj, Tajikistan (58 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/02/16 / 2016-02-05 03:32:24 / February 5, 2016 @ 3:32 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 72.4408° East, latitude 38.02° North, depth = 57.74 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:32:24 / 8:32 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 57.74 km (36 miles). Id of earthquake: us20004xzg. Event ids that are associated: us20004xzg.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 94 km ESE of Vanj, Tajikistan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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