A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Rasht in Tajikistan on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude 70.7499 East, latitude 38.7946 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:03:30 / 4:03 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000aeee. Id of event: us7000aeee. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/06/20 / 2020-06-29 16:03:30 / June 29, 2020 @ 4:03 pm.
Close country/countries, Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Rasht (c. 10 800 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Obigarm (c. 10 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Roghun (c. 7 700 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Novobod (c. 5 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Obigarm, Roghun, Novobod (min 5000 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 41 km SE of Rasht, Tajikistan.
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