A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Jhelum in Pakistan. Exact location of event, longitude 73.5951 East, latitude 33.0678 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000aizr. Id of event: us7000aizr. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 19:24:27 / July 6, 2020 @ 7:24 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 19:24:27 / 7:24 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bhera, Pūnch, Kallar Kahār. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Rawalpindi (c. 1 743 100 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Kotli (c. 640 000 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Islamabad (c. 601 600 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Bhimbar (c. 342 900 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Gujrāt (c. 301 500 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Jhelum (c. 164 100 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 19 km NW of Jhelum, Pakistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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