A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Duki in Pakistan on Thursday. Exact location of event, longitude 68.3094 East, latitude 29.7981 North, depth = 26.17 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000bphd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bphd. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 26.17 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 16:42:36 / 4:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/09/20 / 2020-09-17 16:42:36 / September 17, 2020 @ 4:42 pm UTC/GMT.
The epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Sibi (c. 64 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Loralai (c. 37 800 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Mach (c. 16 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Dādhar (c. 15 100 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Bhāg (c. 14 600 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Kohlu (c. 11 100 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Harnai (c. 11 100 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Bhāg, Mach, Kohlu (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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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