A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 31 km SE of Sary-Tash, Kyrgyzstan (19 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/02/17 / 2017-02-04 22:26:58 / February 4, 2017 @ 10:26 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 73.4806 East, latitude 39.5077 North, depth = 44.32 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 44.32 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 04:26:58 / 4:26 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20008hq5. Event ids that are associated: us20008hq5.
Each 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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 31 km SE of Sary-Tash, Kyrgyzstan.
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