A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Farkh?r in Afghanistan. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us7000acv8. Event ids that are associated: us7000acv8. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 69.9786 East, latitude 36.5275 North, depth = 35 km. The temblor was reported at 04:33:51 / 4:33 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/06/20 / 2020-06-27 04:33:51 / June 27, 2020 @ 4:33 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Event epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Khanabad (c. 71 500 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Taloqan (c. 64 300 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Fayzabad (c. 44 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Rustāq (c. 25 600 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Nahrīn (c. 22 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Ārt Khwājah (c. 18 600 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Jurm (c. 12 100 pop). Close country/countries, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Nahrīn, Jurm, Fayzabad (min 5000 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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 11 km ESE of Farkh?r, Afghanistan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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