A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 106 km SSE of Dostyq, Kazakhstan (66 miles). Global time and date of event 09/08/17 / 2017-08-09 05:22:42 / August 9, 2017 @ 5:22 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 13:22:42 / 1:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 82.8448 East, latitude 44.3329 North, depth = 20.08 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.08 km (12 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us2000a68v. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a68v.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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