A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 44 km NE of Karakul, Tajikistan (27 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/16 / 2016-11-25 20:37:31 / November 25, 2016 @ 8:37 pm. Exact location, longitude 73.9592° East, latitude 39.2513° North, depth = 10 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:37:31 / 4:37 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10007cd6. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007cd6. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 44 km NE of Karakul, Tajikistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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