A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Saryaghash in Kazakhstan. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/03/19 / 2019-03-13 21:32:02 / March 13, 2019 @ 9:32 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 68.9674 East, latitude 41.409 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 03:32:02 / 3:32 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000jf4e. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000jf4e.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Uzbekistan (c. 27 866 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Yangiobod, Myrzakent, Shardara. Earthquake epicenter was 26 km (16 miles) from Tashkent (c. 1 978 000 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Chirchiq (c. 167 800 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Olmaliq (c. 121 200 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Yangiyŭl (c. 60 000 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Parkent (c. 36 000 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Ohangaron (c. 35 500 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Piskent (c. 27 900 pop).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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