A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes Georgia-Turkey border region kilometers (0 miles) from Georgia-Turkey border region on Sunday. Id of earthquake: us7000am6g. Event ids that are associated: us7000am6g. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 12/07/20 / 2020-07-12 05:54:55 / July 12, 2020 @ 5:54 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 05:54:55 / 5:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 43.8066° East, 41.8263° North, depth 10 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Marneuli, Gudauri, Tqibuli (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Georgia (c. 4 630 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 86 km (54 miles) from Tbilisi (c. 1 049 500 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Gori (c. 46 700 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Ts’khinvali (c. 30 000 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Khashuri (c. 27 800 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Zestap’oni (c. 25 900 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Marneuli (c. 18 800 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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