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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Lake Issyk Kul Region on Friday, 14 November 2014

Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - Lake Issyk Kul Region on Friday, 14 November 2014

Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake  - Lake Issyk Kul Region on Friday, 14 November 2014
14 Nov 01:32 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 8 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 à 45.0 km.
Date & time: Friday, 14 November 2014 01:24 UTC
Magnitude: 5.4
Depth: 45.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.1°N / 77.31°E (Kirghizistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km SW de Kyzyl-Suu (pop: 16,900)
64 km SE de Cholpon-Ata (pop: 18,600)
99 km SW de Karakol (pop: 70,200)
101 km SE de Balykchy (pop: 40,000)
132 km SE de Almaty (pop: 2,000,900)
184 km SE de Tokmok (pop: 63,000)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 14 Nov 01:24 UTCM 5.4 / 45 kmLake Issyk Kul RegionGFZ
Fri, 14 Nov 01:24 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km8km ESE of Kadzhi-Say, KyrgyzstanUSGS
Fri, 14 Nov 01:24 UTCM 5.2 / 14 km KYRGYZSTANEMSC

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(shakemap: USGS)

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Almaty / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Almaty / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Алматы / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 131 km NW of epicenter) : The building was swinging a little and something cracked in the wall, otherwise nothing. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 122 km NW of epicenter) : 30 seconds. Long compare to usual, (reported through EMSC)
(Kyrgyzstan, 255 km W of epicenter) : I was on the fifth floor of an apartment block. Building shook for a second then started swinging for maybe 30 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan, 237 km W of epicenter) : Главное ощущение - толчки продольные. Дом именно раскачивался, а не "подпрыгивал". Качало сильно, насколько я могу судить - не меньше 6 баллов, и, главное, долго - секунд 5 если не дольше. (reported through EMSC)
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan, 237 km W of epicenter) : Woke from my bad shaking like someone shifted it from side to side. I am staying in a hotel in the city centre (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : 2.5 (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : There were weak shakes. We are at 5th floor (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Довольно неприятно, проснулась от стука двери спальни об ручку шкафа(((. Было 2 толчка, (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Cabinets doors were shaking (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : M 5,5 (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Stress (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Twice vertical (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : I've woke up (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : I have just felt and earthquake . Wasn't strong but I woke up. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : The was shaking (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : It were 2-3 up & down shakes (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Проснулись от толчка. Неприятно. Живем на 3м этаже (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : I guess it was 4 points (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : It was twice. One after another. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : 20 seconds long, most shaking felt in Almaty in a long time. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : I hate earthquakes! :) (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Было 2 толчка, второй через 10 секунд (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Спала, проснулась от горизонтальных толчков. Несколько колебаний кровати параллельно полу. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Легкий толчок за минуту до основного сильного толчка, дальше покачивания в течение 3-5 секунд. По ощущениям - балла 3,5-4 (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Зато пораньше проснулись.. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : We are at 1000 metres on the hill above Almaty and really felt it (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Мы привыкли, землетрясения бывают часто, при амплетуде 5, некоторые уже даже не замечают (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : The bed was trembling or shaked. So I felt it. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Сначала ощутимо шатало. После паузы в несколько секунд стало хаотично трясти, помимо шатания начались толчки, качание, дрожь. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : it was lasting very short time. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Apparently aftershocks were horizontal. Feelings of not best. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Качало, волны 3 было. Чувствовалось на 5 этаже прилично. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Живу в высотке... Ощутимо, но спокойнее и продолжительнее.. Спасибо, что не глубокой ночью... (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Два толчка, с интервалом в пять секунд. Гул был, скорее похожий на технически-бытовой, чем на землетресенский. Жена убежала на улицу с подушкой в руках. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Проверка приложения. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : плавные толчки в течении 40 секунд. Звенела посуда, качалась люстра. Землетрясение разбудило. (reported through EMSC)
Belbulak (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : No vibration felt. Low sound only. (Almaty, KZ, Ground floor) (reported through EMSC)
Belbulak (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Low frequency sound (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 127 km NW of epicenter) : Алматы. Трясет немного. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 127 km NW of epicenter) : Трясло долго но не сильно. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 125 km NW of epicenter) : Качнуло дважды, но мягко и довольно долго, секунд по 5 (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 125 km NW of epicenter) : Хороший будильничек) (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 124 km NW of epicenter) : 3 waves, around 3,5 points (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 124 km NW of epicenter) : Almaty earthquake (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 123 km NW of epicenter) : Чувствительно... (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 123 km NW of epicenter) : Трясло продолжительно. Гула не было. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 123 km NW of epicenter) : Что то трясет (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 121 km NW of epicenter) : Waking up hits in the morning. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 121 km NW of epicenter) : Бззз, я спать дальше... ))) (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 121 km NW of epicenter) : Хорошо трясло 2 раза и длительно (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 120 km NW of epicenter) : В 7.24 по астанинскому времени затрясло. Муж собрался на улицу. Холодно, страшно, надоело уже... (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 120 km NW of epicenter) : Шатало (reported through EMSC)
(Kazakhstan, 119 km NW of epicenter) : Shakes well and strong. (reported through EMSC)
(Kazakhstan, 114 km NW of epicenter) : Как будто две волны было. Первпя постльнее. Ощущалось довольно прилично. (reported through EMSC)
(Kazakhstan, 114 km NW of epicenter) : Ужасс, как долго и неприятно.... Горизонтальные колебания , первый толчок очень сильный, а потом волна... (reported through EMSC)
Balykchy (Kyrgyzstan, 101 km W of epicenter) : Слышен был гул и небольшое дрожание,далее последовал хорошо ощутимый толчок и задрожала люстра. (reported through EMSC)
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan, 237 km W of epicenter) : На 9 этаже слабое качение. Ничего особенного. (reported through EMSC)
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan, 237 km W of epicenter) : На шестом этаже в Бишкеке почуствовалось сильное качение кровати и шкафа. А так прикольно. Привыкли уже. (reported through EMSC)
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan, 237 km W of epicenter) : Felt it trough the sleep. Long shake, about 30-40 sec. Without any aftershocks. Shame. (reported through EMSC)
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan, 237 km W of epicenter) : Здорово тряхнуло. Я проснулась. На люстре хрустальные шарики ходуном ходили! Но оценив ситуацию и честно говоря все тело оцепенело. Не стала будить ребенка! Очень и очень неприятно! (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 135 km NW of epicenter) : Almaty city, Kazakhstan (4) (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Half a minute of weak shaking. Nothing special. 9th floor of building. Потрясло с полминуты на 9 этаже. Не страшно. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Half a minute (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : We are slept and wake up from shake. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : I was sleeping and this type of alarm clock was really scary. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Not strong but scarry (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Ощутимо, но не сильно. Мне показалось, что два раза (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : No (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Not bad (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Два толчка с разницей в 5 секунд. Не было страха как это было в предыдущие землетрясения. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Гула не было, животные (собаки на улице) даже не лаяли. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : I live in a one-story house, the earthquake was felt at 3-4 points, walls creaked. My dog is a little bit scared. Almaty (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 128 km NW of epicenter) : Shakes well, and takes time maybe 5-7 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 125 km NW of epicenter) : I slept, then I woke up because of shaking. I live in the 15 th floor. You know, i was scared very much. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 125 km NW of epicenter) : Woke up and felt the movements. Disliked (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 125 km NW of epicenter) : Woke up as a wardrobe door was trembling. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 124 km NW of epicenter) : I am in Almaty and i felt it clearly ,i live in the 17th floor and the building kept trumbling for few minutes (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 123 km NW of epicenter) : Boring (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 122 km NW of epicenter) : Woke up by hits. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 121 km NW of epicenter) : Сука страшно (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 120 km NW of epicenter) : I felt it, we live on the 3d floor. (reported through EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 117 km NW of epicenter) : Почувствовали неплохо и было неприятно, потому что трясло длительно, хоть и не сильно (reported through EMSC)

Aftershocks of the 5.4 quake: Lake Issyk Kul Region, 14 Nov 2014 01h24

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Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - Lake Issyk Kul Region on Friday, 14 November 2014

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