A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 104 km S of Dostyq, Kazakhstan (65 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000aifs. Unique identifier: us2000aifs. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 06:57:24 / 6:57 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 22:57:24 / September 8, 2017 @ 10:57 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 82.693° East, latitude 44.327° North, depth = 35 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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