A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 44 kilometers (27 miles) from `Alaqahdari-ye Kiran wa Munjan in Afghanistan. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 204.38 km (127 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 70.7043 East, latitude 36.4219 North, depth = 204.38 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/06/17 / 2017-06-25 23:30:39 / June 25, 2017 @ 11:30 pm. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:00:39 / 4:00 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20009pnr. Event ids that are associated: us20009pnr.
Epicenter of the event was 110 km (68 miles) from Taloqan (c. 64 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Fayzabad (c. 44 400 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Ishqoshim (c. 26 000 pop), 110 km (69 miles) from Rustāq (c. 25 600 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Ashkāsham (c. 12 100 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Jurm (c. 12 100 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Farkhār (c. 10 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rustāq, Taloqan, Ishqoshim. Close country/countries that might be effected, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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