A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 51 kilometers (32 miles) from Rasht in Tajikistan. 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). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000aghv. Id of event: us6000aghv. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/06/20 / 2020-06-22 13:37:16 / June 22, 2020 @ 1:37 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 70.7015° East, 38.6456° North, depth 10 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:37:16 / 1:37 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Obigarm, Mŭ’minobod, Roghun (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from Mŭ’minobod (c. 12 000 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Rasht (c. 10 800 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Obigarm (c. 10 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Roghun (c. 7 700 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Novobod (c. 5 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop).
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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 51 km SSE of Rasht, Tajikistan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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