A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Farkhar in Afghanistan. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 211.41 km (131 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 70.0911° East, 36.5375° North, depth 211.41 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 01:22:22 / 1:22 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700063mc. Id of event: us700063mc. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/11/19 / 2019-11-05 20:52:22 / November 5, 2019 @ 8:52 pm.
Earthquake epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) from Khanabad (c. 71 500 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Taloqan (c. 64 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Fayzabad (c. 44 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Rustāq (c. 25 600 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Nahrīn (c. 22 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Ārt Khwājah (c. 18 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Jurm (c. 12 100 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 Dasht-e Archī, Nahrīn, Khanabad.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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