A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Uzgen in Kyrgyzstan. The temblor was detected at 08:07:31 / 8:07 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us100077ja. Event ids that are associated: us100077ja. 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 44.88 km (28 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/11/16 / 2016-11-14 02:07:31 / November 14, 2016 @ 2:07 am. Exact location of event, longitude 73.3447 East, latitude 40.5792 North, depth = 44.88 km.
Nearby country/countries, Kyrgyzstan (c. 5 509 000 pop), Uzbekistan (c. 27 866 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Asaka, Marhamat, Andijon. Epicenter of the earthquake was 87 km (54 miles) from Andijon (c. 318 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Osh (c. 200 000 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Jalal-Abad (c. 75 700 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Asaka (c. 56 700 pop), 22 km (13 miles) from Uzgen (c. 40 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Bazar-Korgon (c. 27 700 pop).
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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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