A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported 30 km NNW of Karakul, Tajikistan (19 miles) on Tuesday. 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 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 16:07:11 / 4:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/03/17 / 2017-03-14 11:07:11 / March 14, 2017 @ 11:07 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us100088v9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100088v9. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 73.4711° East, 39.2694° North.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 30 km NNW of Karakul, Tajikistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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