A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 54 km NE of Karakul, Tajikistan (34 miles). Global time and date of event 27/11/16 / 2016-11-27 05:06:43 / November 27, 2016 @ 5:06 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 13:06:43 / 1:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 74.0156° East, 39.3407° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007cnj. Id of event: us10007cnj.
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 54 km NE of Karakul, Tajikistan.
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