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Light earthquake: M4 quake has struck near Bazar-Korgon in Kyrgyzstan

Earthquake location 41.3745S, 72.8173WA light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 37 kilometers (23 miles) from Bazar-Korgon in Kyrgyzstan. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000mt2k. Unique identifier: us7000mt2k. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/06/24 / 2024-06-17 20:12:28 / June 17, 2024 @ 8:12 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 13.265 km, 72.8173° East, 41.3745° North. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:12:28 / 8:12 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.265 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Close country/countries that might be effected, Kyrgyzstan (c. 5 509 000 pop), Uzbekistan (c. 27 866 000 pop). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Andijon (c. 318 400 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Jalal-Abad (c. 75 700 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Chortoq (c. 49 800 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Uzgen (c. 40 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Uchqŭrghon Shahri (c. 33 300 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Uychi (c. 29 700 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Chortoq, Uychi, Khŭjaobod.

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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 37 km N of Bazar-Korgon, Kyrgyzstan.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 72.8173° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 41.3745° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 13.265 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 37 km N of Bazar-Korgon, Kyrgyzstan Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2024-06-17 20:12:28 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-06-19 15:49:45 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 246 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 53 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.126 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.83 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 73 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mwr The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us7000mt2k Id of event.
Event Code 7000mt2k An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000mt2k, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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