A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 43 km NE of Karakul, Tajikistan (27 miles). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:26:46 / 11:26 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 73.9792° East, 39.2199° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007caz. Id of event: us10007caz. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/11/16 / 2016-11-25 15:26:46 / November 25, 2016 @ 3:26 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 43 km NE of Karakul, Tajikistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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