A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 45 kilometers (28 miles) from Chilas in Pakistan. The temblor was picked up at 02:11:27 / 2:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/02/19 / 2019-02-05 21:11:27 / February 5, 2019 @ 9:11 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us2000jdur. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000jdur. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 74.2087 East, latitude 35.0109 North, depth = 10 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bāramūla, Hājan, Sopur (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 90 km (56 miles) from Bāramūla (c. 77 300 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Sopur (c. 63 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Bandipura (c. 32 000 pop), 88 km (54 miles) from Hājan (c. 10 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop).
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 three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six 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: 45 km SSE of Chilas, Pakistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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