A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Kasur in Pakistan. The temblor was reported at 10:45:32 / 10:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 23/09/18 / 2018-09-23 05:45:32 / September 23, 2018 @ 5:45 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 74.2657° East, latitude 31.0178° North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000hiwa. Unique identifier: us2000hiwa.
Nearby country/countries, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop), Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 60 km (37 miles) from Lahore (c. 6 310 900 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Sheikhupura (c. 361 300 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Kasūr (c. 290 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Okāra (c. 223 600 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Jarānwāla (c. 119 800 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Fīrozpur (c. 102 100 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Jarānwāla, Kot Ïsa Khān, Mānānwāla (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 20 km WSW of Kasur, Pakistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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