A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Tajikistan kilometers (0 miles) from Tajikistan. Id of earthquake: us70008w6h. Event ids that are associated: us70008w6h. The temblor was detected at 19:04:02 / 7:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 120.56 km, 71.8396° East, 37.3672° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 120.56 km (75 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/04/20 / 2020-04-14 19:04:02 / April 14, 2020 @ 7:04 pm UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ashkāsham, Ishqoshim, Khandūd. Close country/countries that might be effected, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop). The epicenter was 29 km (18 miles) from Khorugh (c. 30 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Ishqoshim (c. 26 000 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Ashkāsham (c. 12 100 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Khandūd (c. 5 500 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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