A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Tekeli in Kazakhstan. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 78.7814 East, latitude 45.0027 North, depth = 21.69 km. 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 21.69 km (13 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:10:53 / 12:10 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000a6xx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a6xx. Global time and date of event 06/06/20 / 2020-06-06 00:10:53 / June 6, 2020 @ 12:10 am UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Saryözek, Ush-Tyube, Taldyqorghan (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 68 km (42 miles) from Taldyqorghan (c. 200 000 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Taldykorgan (c. 116 600 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Tekeli (c. 26 700 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Ush-Tyube (c. 20 500 pop), 96 km (59 miles) from Saryözek (c. 13 900 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Balpyk Bī (c. 11 800 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Kazakhstan (c. 15 340 000 pop).
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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