A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan kilometers (0 miles) from Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan. The temblor was reported at 20:33:21 / 8:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 71.3438° East, 37.1097° North, depth 104.18 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/06/17 / 2017-06-15 20:33:21 / June 15, 2017 @ 8:33 pm. Unique identifier: us20009muh. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009muh. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 104.18 km (65 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Khandūd, Fayzabad, Jurm. Epicenter of the earthquake was 68 km (42 miles) from Fayzabad (c. 44 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Khorugh (c. 30 000 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Ishqoshim (c. 26 000 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Ashkāsham (c. 12 100 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Jurm (c. 12 100 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Khandūd (c. 5 500 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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