A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 38 kilometers (24 miles) from Gazli in Uzbekistan. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 63.6182° East, latitude 40.457° North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us70003stv. Event ids that are associated: us70003stv. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:40:43 / 11:40 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/05/19 / 2019-05-29 18:40:43 / May 29, 2019 @ 6:40 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ghijduwon, Galaosiyo, Wobkent (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 99 km (61 miles) from Ghijduwon (c. 41 100 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Shofirkon (c. 26 500 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Wobkent (c. 16 700 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Galaosiyo (c. 15 600 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Romiton (c. 12 900 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Gazli (c. 11 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Uzbekistan (c. 27 866 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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