A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Saidu Sharif in Pakistan. Event id: us600041e0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600041e0. Exact location of event, depth 40.97 km, 72.2758° East, 34.6428° North. The temblor was reported at 17:39:11 / 5:39 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40.97 km (25 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/06/19 / 2019-06-16 12:39:11 / June 16, 2019 @ 12:39 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquake epicenter was 95 km (59 miles) from Peshawar (c. 1 218 800 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Mardan (c. 300 400 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Mingora (c. 279 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Swābi (c. 97 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Nowshera Cantonment (c. 96 800 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Chārsadda (c. 95 300 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Attock City (c. 85 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Attock City, Peshawar, Āsmār (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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