A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Rasht in Tajikistan. Exact location of event, longitude 70.6156 East, latitude 38.9199 North, depth = 35 km. The temblor was reported at 14:40:37 / 2:40 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000cei4. Event ids that are associated: us7000cei4. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/11/20 / 2020-11-10 14:40:37 / November 10, 2020 @ 2:40 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries, Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 104 km (64 miles) from Mŭ’minobod (c. 12 000 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Rasht (c. 10 800 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Obigarm (c. 10 000 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Roghun (c. 7 700 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Novobod (c. 5 400 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mŭ’minobod, Obigarm, Roghun (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 24 km ESE of Rasht, Tajikistan.
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