A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Jhelum in Pakistan. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/10/19 / 2019-10-18 10:32:53 / October 18, 2019 @ 10:32 am. The temblor was picked up at 15:32:53 / 3:32 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 43.94 km (27 miles). Event id: us70005vdm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005vdm. Exact location of event, depth 43.94 km, 73.6478° East, 32.8536° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Country/countries that might be effected, Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 99 km (62 miles) from Rawalpindi (c. 1 743 100 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Gujrānwāla (c. 1 384 500 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Kotli (c. 640 000 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Sialkot (c. 477 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Bhimbar (c. 342 900 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Gujrāt (c. 301 500 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Jhelum (c. 164 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Rawalpindi, Kāleke Mandi, Liliāni (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 11 km SW of Jhelum, Pakistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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