A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 89 km ENE of Karakul, Tajikistan (55 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/11/16 / 2016-11-27 16:43:40 / November 27, 2016 @ 4:43 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us10007csc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007csc. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 31.42 km (20 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 74.5477 East, latitude 39.2259 North, depth = 31.42 km. The temblor was picked up at 00:43:40 / 12:43 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 89 km ENE of Karakul, Tajikistan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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