A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 38 km ESE of Sary-Tash, Kyrgyzstan (24 miles) on Tuesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/11/17 / 2017-11-07 16:28:46 / November 7, 2017 @ 4:28 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 73.6614 East, latitude 39.5913 North, depth = 51.06 km. The temblor was reported at 22:28:46 / 10:28 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000bjuv. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000bjuv. The epicenter was at a depth of 51.06 km (32 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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