A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 135 km E of Murghob, Tajikistan (84 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:12:56 / 10:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 75.5065° East, 38.2564° North, depth 130.72 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000hcbb. Unique identifier: us1000hcbb. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 130.72 km (81 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/10/18 / 2018-10-15 14:12:56 / October 15, 2018 @ 2:12 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 135 km E of Murghob, Tajikistan.
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