A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Uri in India on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000gakd. Id of event: us2000gakd. Global time and date of event 21/07/18 / 2018-07-21 09:19:37 / July 21, 2018 @ 9:19 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 74.0676 East, latitude 34.2827 North, depth = 47.89 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:49:37 / 2:49 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 47.89 km (30 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Awantīpur, Shupīyan, Pulwama (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 71 km (44 miles) from Srinagar (c. 975 900 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Muzaffarābād (c. 725 000 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Kotli (c. 640 000 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Abbottābād (c. 120 000 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Soyībug (c. 104 000 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Bāramūla (c. 77 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Mānsehra (c. 66 500 pop). Nearby country/countries, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop), Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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