A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Karakenja in Tajikistan on Monday. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:14:03 / 6:14 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us700047un. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700047un. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 71.6055° East, latitude 39.3213° North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/07/19 / 2019-07-01 01:14:03 / July 1, 2019 @ 1:14 am.
Country/countries that might be effected, Kyrgyzstan (c. 5 509 000 pop), Uzbekistan (c. 27 866 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Shohimardon, Khaydarkan (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 73 km (45 miles) from Khaydarkan (c. 11 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Shohimardon (c. 5 100 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 11 km NE of Karakenja, Tajikistan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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