A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 51 kilometers (32 miles) from Jurm in Afghanistan. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 06:11:37 / October 28, 2020 @ 6:11 am. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:11:37 / 6:11 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000c6mg. Event ids that are associated: us7000c6mg. Exact location of event, longitude 70.952 East, latitude 36.4122 North, depth = 109.58 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 109.58 km (68 miles).
The epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from Fayzabad (c. 44 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Ishqoshim (c. 26 000 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Ashkāsham (c. 12 100 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Jurm (c. 12 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fayzabad, Ishqoshim, Ashkāsham. Country/countries that might be effected, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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