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Moderate tremor of magnitude 4.2 just reported 83 km southeast of Fayzabad, Afghanistan

Fri, 7 May 2021, 11:37
11:37 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
4.2 quake 7 May 3:51 pm (GMT +4:30)
4.2 quake 7 May 3:51 pm (GMT +4:30)
India's National Center for Seismology (NCS) reported a magnitude 4.2 quake in Afghanistan near Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, only 15 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early afternoon on Friday 7 May 2021 at 3:21 pm local time at an intermediate to considerable depth of 180 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Jurm (pop. 12,100, 48 km away), Ashkāsham (pop. 12,100, 55 km away), Ishqoshim (pop. 26,000, 64 km away), and Fayzabad (pop. 44,400, 83 km away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data:
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Date & time: 7 May 2021 3:51 pm (GMT +4:30) local time (7 May 2021 11:21 GMT)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 180.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.45°N / 70.99°E (Yamgān, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Primary data source: NCS

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A magnitude 4.3 earthquake near Rustāq, Takhar, Afghanistan, was reported only 14 minutes ago by India's National Center for Seismology (NCS), considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in this part of the world. The earthquake occurred at an intermediate to considerable depth of 238 km beneath the epicenter around noon on Friday 7 May 2021 at 1:25 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report. ... Read all
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