A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 25 km NNW of Karakul, Tajikistan (16 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005efs. Id of event: us20005efs. 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 58.04 km (36 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/04/16 / 2016-04-04 11:05:36 / April 4, 2016 @ 11:05 am. The temblor was picked up at 16:05:36 / 4:05 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 73.4487 East, latitude 39.2092 North, depth = 58.04 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-eight 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 25 km NNW of Karakul, Tajikistan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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