A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 58 kilometers (36 miles) from Pasni in Pakistan on Monday. Event id: us1000ghyc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ghyc. Exact location of earthquake, 62.9181° East, 25.0903° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/08/18 / 2018-08-27 12:09:02 / August 27, 2018 @ 12:09 pm. The temblor was detected at 17:09:02 / 5:09 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Turbat, Gwadar, Pasni. Country/countries that might be effected, Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop). The epicenter was 102 km (63 miles) from Turbat (c. 75 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Gwadar (c. 51 900 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Pasni (c. 33 100 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 58 km WSW of Pasni, Pakistan.
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