A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Khorugh in Tajikistan. Exact location of event, longitude 71.469 East, latitude 37.2585 North, depth = 133.87 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/06/20 / 2020-06-29 12:53:23 / June 29, 2020 @ 12:53 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us7000aeb5. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000aeb5. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:53:23 / 12:53 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 133.87 km (83 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Khandūd, Fayzabad, Jurm (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 80 km (50 miles) from Fayzabad (c. 44 400 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Khorugh (c. 30 000 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Ishqoshim (c. 26 000 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Ashkāsham (c. 12 100 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Jurm (c. 12 100 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Khandūd (c. 5 500 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 26 km SSW of Khorugh, Tajikistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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