A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Rasht in Tajikistan. The earthquake occurred 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). Global time and date of event 18/01/21 / 2021-01-18 17:14:16 / January 18, 2021 @ 5:14 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 17:14:16 / 5:14 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000d3pn. Event ids that are associated: us7000d3pn. Exact location of earthquake, 70.7806° East, 39.2303° North, depth 10 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Roghun, Batken, Khaydarkan (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Kyrgyzstan (c. 5 509 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from Khaydarkan (c. 11 900 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Rasht (c. 10 800 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Batken (c. 10 200 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Roghun (c. 7 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Novobod (c. 5 400 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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