A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 17 km S of Karakenja, Tajikistan (11 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 01:13:36 / 1:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/07/17 / 2017-07-23 20:13:36 / July 23, 2017 @ 8:13 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 71.5085 East, latitude 39.0807 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a05j. Unique identifier: us2000a05j.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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