A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 45 kilometers (28 miles) from Farkhar in Afghanistan. The epicenter was at a depth of 222.21 km (138 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 70.3645 East, latitude 36.5215 North, depth = 222.21 km. Global time and date of event 25/10/19 / 2019-10-25 07:48:10 / October 25, 2019 @ 7:48 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us600062u1. Ids that are associated to the event: us600062u1. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:18:10 / 12:18 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 78 km (48 miles) from Taloqan (c. 64 300 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Fayzabad (c. 44 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Rustāq (c. 25 600 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Jurm (c. 12 100 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Farkhār (c. 10 500 pop). Nearby country/countries, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rustāq, Taloqan, Fayzabad.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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