A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Danghara in Tajikistan on Sunday. Event id: us7000c8z8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c8z8. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/11/20 / 2020-11-01 15:58:49 / November 1, 2020 @ 3:58 pm. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:58:49 / 3:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 69.2346° East, 37.951° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Event epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Dushanbe (c. 679 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Kŭlob (c. 78 800 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Qŭrghonteppa (c. 65 000 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Vahdat (c. 45 700 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Qarāwul (c. 24 500 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Hisor (c. 24 000 pop), 68 km (43 miles) from Boshkengash (c. 23 700 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Obigarm, Dasht-e Archī, Qarāwul (min 5000 pop).
Every 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 four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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