A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Jarm in Afghanistan. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 193.93 km (121 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:03:44 / 2:03 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/07/19 / 2019-07-07 09:33:44 / July 7, 2019 @ 9:33 am. Exact location, longitude 70.8571° East, latitude 36.5572° North, depth = 193.93 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70004dt7. Ids that are associated to the event: us70004dt7.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Farkhār, Ishqoshim, Fayzabad. Country/countries that might be effected, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 67 km (42 miles) from Fayzabad (c. 44 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Ishqoshim (c. 26 000 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Ashkāsham (c. 12 100 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Jurm (c. 12 100 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Farkhār (c. 10 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 34 km S of Jarm, Afghanistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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