A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 53 km E of Sary-Tash, Kyrgyzstan (33 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/03/18 / 2018-03-03 23:05:48 / March 3, 2018 @ 11:05 pm. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:05:48 / 5:05 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 73.8746 East, latitude 39.6976 North, depth = 47.13 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 47.13 km (29 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dbv8. Id of event: us2000dbv8. 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. 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 53 km E of Sary-Tash, Kyrgyzstan.
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