A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 60 km E of Sary-Tash, Kyrgyzstan (37 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a3x9. Unique identifier: us2000a3x9. Exact location of event, depth 48.76 km, 73.952° East, 39.7145° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 48.76 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/08/17 / 2017-08-03 00:14:59 / August 3, 2017 @ 12:14 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 08:14:59 / 8:14 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 60 km E of Sary-Tash, Kyrgyzstan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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