A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 74 km NE of Karakul, Tajikistan (46 miles). Exact location, longitude 74.2299° East, latitude 39.4205° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 00:12:07 / 12:12 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10007cbg. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007cbg. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/11/16 / 2016-11-25 16:12:07 / November 25, 2016 @ 4:12 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 74 km NE of Karakul, Tajikistan.
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