A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Kulob in Tajikistan. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 49.21 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100076zk. Id of event: us100076zk. Exact location of earthquake, 70.0988° East, 37.7671° North, depth 49.21 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:34:50 / 12:34 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/11/16 / 2016-11-11 19:34:50 / November 11, 2016 @ 7:34 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquake epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Kŭlob (c. 78 800 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Fayzabad (c. 44 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Rustāq (c. 25 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Danghara (c. 22 800 pop), 68 km (43 miles) from Farkhor (c. 21 700 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Vose’ (c. 21 700 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fayzabad, Danghara, Rustāq. Nearby country/countries, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 32 km ESE of Kulob, Tajikistan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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