A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 70 km ENE of Karakul, Tajikistan (43 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 74.3492° East, latitude 39.1677° North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007cdb. Id of event: us10007cdb. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/16 / 2016-11-25 20:58:20 / November 25, 2016 @ 8:58 pm. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:58:20 / 4:58 am (local time epicenter). 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 70 km ENE of Karakul, Tajikistan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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