A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Shohimardon in Uzbekistan. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 26/12/20 / 2020-12-26 10:28:36 / December 26, 2020 @ 10:28 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d36g. Unique identifier: us6000d36g. The epicenter was at a depth of 28 km (17 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:28:36 / 10:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 71.6175 East, latitude 40.1678 North, depth = 28 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 92 km (57 miles) from Namangan (c. 432 500 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Andijon (c. 318 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Qo‘qon (c. 187 500 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Fergana (c. 164 300 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Marg‘ilon (c. 133 500 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Chust Shahri (c. 65 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Asaka (c. 56 700 pop). Nearby country/countries, Uzbekistan (c. 27 866 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Uychi, Chortoq, Konibodom (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 26 km NW of Shohimardon, Uzbekistan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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