A earthquake with magnitude 6.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 107 km SSE of Dostyq, Kazakhstan (66 miles). Exact location of event, depth 25.87 km, 82.837° East, 44.323° North. 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 25.87 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/08/17 / 2017-08-08 23:27:53 / August 8, 2017 @ 11:27 pm. The temblor was detected at 07:27:53 / 7:27 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000a65e. Event ids that are associated: us2000a65e.
There are an estimated 135 quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 107 km SSE of Dostyq, Kazakhstan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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