A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 147 km S of Ormara, Pakistan (91 miles) on Monday. Exact location, longitude 64.4699° East, latitude 23.8879° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:36:13 / 10:36 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000j3n9. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000j3n9. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/01/19 / 2019-01-14 06:36:13 / January 14, 2019 @ 6:36 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 147 km S of Ormara, Pakistan.
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