A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Afghanistan-Tajikistan-Pakistan region kilometers (0 miles) from Afghanistan-Tajikistan-Pakistan region on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 15:27:29 / 3:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 15:27:29 / July 6, 2020 @ 3:27 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000alfh. Unique identifier: us7000alfh. Exact location, longitude 71.2923° East, latitude 36.7373° North, depth = 219.73 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 219.73 km (137 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the event was 76 km (47 miles) from Fayzabad (c. 44 400 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Khorugh (c. 30 000 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Ishqoshim (c. 26 000 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Ashkāsham (c. 12 100 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Jurm (c. 12 100 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Khandūd (c. 5 500 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Khandūd, Khorugh, Fayzabad (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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