A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 60 kilometers (37 miles) from Derbent in Russia on Friday. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:27:12 / 8:27 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70003wlb. Ids that are associated to the event: us70003wlb. 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 63.44 km (39 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 48.9683 East, latitude 42.2686 North, depth = 63.44 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/06/19 / 2019-06-07 05:27:12 / June 7, 2019 @ 5:27 am.
Close country/countries, Azerbaijan (c. 8 304 000 pop), Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Izberbash, Madzhalis, Kasumkent. Epicenter of the earthquake was 60 km (37 miles) from Derbent (c. 106 000 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Izberbash (c. 42 100 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Xaçmaz (c. 37 200 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Dagestanskiye Ogni (c. 27 800 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Belidzhi (c. 16 100 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Xudat (c. 13 600 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Kasumkent (c. 12 200 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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