A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Hulbuk in Tajikistan. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:00:37 / 3:00 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c7ls. Id of event: us7000c7ls. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/10/20 / 2020-10-25 15:00:37 / October 25, 2020 @ 3:00 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 69.5057° East, 37.8287° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Event epicenter was 26 km (16 miles) from Kŭlob (c. 78 800 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Qŭrghonteppa (c. 65 000 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Vahdat (c. 45 700 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Rustāq (c. 25 600 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Danghara (c. 22 800 pop), 12 km (8 miles) from Vose’ (c. 21 700 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Dŭstí, Vahdat, (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 12 km WNW of Hulbuk, Tajikistan.
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