A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 53 kilometers (33 miles) from Ashkāsham in Afghanistan on Friday. Global time and date of event 27/11/20 / 2020-11-27 23:03:13 / November 27, 2020 @ 11:03 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us7000cki5. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cki5. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 155.83 km (97 miles). The temblor was picked up at 23:03:13 / 11:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 71.3322 East, latitude 36.2328 North, depth = 155.83 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Jurm, Ishqoshim, Ashkāsham (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 60 km (37 miles) from Ishqoshim (c. 26 000 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Ashkāsham (c. 12 100 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Jurm (c. 12 100 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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