A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Gilgit in Pakistan. Unique identifier: us2000fyv2. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000fyv2. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/07/18 / 2018-07-07 01:34:15 / July 7, 2018 @ 1:34 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 83.27 km (52 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 06:34:15 / 6:34 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 74.4459 East, latitude 35.6915 North, depth = 83.27 km.
Epicenter of the event was 28 km (17 miles) from Gilgit (c. 10 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Gilgit (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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