A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 32 km SSE of Sary-Tash, Kyrgyzstan (20 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: us20005gku. Unique identifier: us20005gku. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 73.4257 East, latitude 39.474 North, depth = 23.31 km. 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 23.31 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/04/16 / 2016-04-09 16:19:31 / April 9, 2016 @ 4:19 pm. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:19:31 / 10:19 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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