A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 38 km WSW of Karakul, Tajikistan (24 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 23:07:31 / 11:07 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000a3dt. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a3dt. The epicenter was at a depth of 107.38 km (67 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 73.1899 East, latitude 38.8078 North, depth = 107.38 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/08/17 / 2017-08-01 18:07:31 / August 1, 2017 @ 6:07 pm UTC/GMT.
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 sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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