A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 92 kilometers (57 miles) from Kegen in Kazakhstan on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, 80.3487° East, 43.1316° North, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us60008djf. Event ids that are associated: us60008djf. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/20 / 2020-03-11 07:06:55 / March 11, 2020 @ 7:06 am. The temblor was reported at 13:06:55 / 1:06 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquake epicenter was 92 km (57 miles) from Kegen (c. 10 000 pop). Close country/countries, Kazakhstan (c. 15 340 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kegen.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 92 km E of Kegen, Kazakhstan.
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