A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Farkhar in Afghanistan. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000627b. Id of event: us7000627b. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 222.08 km (138 miles). The temblor was detected at 04:43:34 / 4:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 69.9905° East, latitude 36.535° North, depth = 222.08 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/11/19 / 2019-11-02 00:13:34 / November 2, 2019 @ 12:13 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Event epicenter was 80 km (50 miles) from Khanabad (c. 71 500 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Taloqan (c. 64 300 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Fayzabad (c. 44 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Rustāq (c. 25 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Ārt Khwājah (c. 18 600 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Jurm (c. 12 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Jurm, Fayzabad, Khanabad (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and three 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.
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