A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Karlıova in Turkey. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:22:56 / 9:22 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000cc2c. Event ids that are associated: us7000cc2c. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 40.7986° East, 39.3634° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 08/11/20 / 2020-11-08 09:22:56 / November 8, 2020 @ 9:22 am UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 73 km (45 miles) from Erzurum (c. 420 700 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Bingöl (c. 80 600 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Hınıs (c. 35 500 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Karakoçan (c. 29 700 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Genç (c. 22 500 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Varto (c. 18 700 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Karakoçan, Hınıs, Erzurum (min 5000 pop).
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 two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 19 km WNW of Karlıova, Turkey. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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