A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 69 kilometers (43 miles) from Tur kmenbasy in Tur kmenistan. Exact location of earthquake, 53.5621° East, 39.6101° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was reported at 04:33:34 / 4:33 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100096sf. Id of event: us100096sf. Global time and date of event 04/07/17 / 2017-07-04 23:33:34 / July 4, 2017 @ 11:33 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Balkanabat, Türkmenbaşy. Epicenter of the event was 70 km (43 miles) from Balkanabat (c. 87 800 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Türkmenbaşy (c. 68 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, Turkmenistan (c. 4 941 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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