A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Barkhan in Pakistan on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, 69.5714° East, 29.9775° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/04/20 / 2020-04-25 14:38:27 / April 25, 2020 @ 2:38 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us60009c7r. Event ids that are associated: us60009c7r. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was detected at 19:38:27 / 7:38 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Dājal, Kohlu, Bārkhān (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 91 km (56 miles) from Dājal (c. 17 600 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Kohlu (c. 11 100 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Bārkhān (c. 8 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city 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: 9 km NNE of Barkhan, Pakistan.
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