A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 105 km NE of Roshtqal’a, Tajikistan (65 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 18:55:54 / 6:55 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70009qnl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009qnl. Exact location, longitude 72.7737° East, latitude 37.8385° North, depth = 162.73 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 13:55:54 / May 26, 2020 @ 1:55 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 162.73 km (101 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 105 km NE of Roshtqal’a, Tajikistan.
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