A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Tur kilometers (0 miles) from Tur kmenistan. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.95 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000c1jj. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c1jj. Exact location, longitude 54.5317° East, latitude 39.6205° North, depth = 6.95 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:00:17 / 7:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/09/20 / 2020-09-26 07:00:17 / September 26, 2020 @ 7:00 am.
Event epicenter was 19 km (12 miles) from Balkanabat (c. 87 800 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Gumdag (c. 24 300 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Gazanjyk (c. 21 100 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gazanjyk, Gumdag, Balkanabat (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Turkmenistan (c. 4 941 000 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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