A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 105 km E of Urzhar, Kazakhstan (65 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/09/18 / 2018-09-08 17:45:40 / September 8, 2018 @ 5:45 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:45:40 / 11:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 83.0081° East, 46.9735° North, depth 15.08 km. Event id: us2000hb4h. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hb4h. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.08 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 105 km E of Urzhar, Kazakhstan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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