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Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - 96km NNE of Awaran, Pakistan on Saturday, 28 September 2013

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - 96km NNE of Awaran, Pakistan on Saturday, 28 September 2013

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.7 quake: 66km NNE of Awaran, Pakistan on Tue, 24 Sep 11h29, which had occurred 4 days earlier.
Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake  - 96km NNE of Awaran, Pakistan on Saturday, 28 September 2013
Date & time: Saturday, 28 September 2013 07:34 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, September 28, 2013 12:34:07
Magnitude: 6.8
Depth: 14.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.2628°N / 65.5865°E (Pakistan)
Nearest volcano: Porak (2313 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1*10^15 J (278 GWh / 2.4*10^5 tons of TNT / 14.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 28 Sep 2013
Sat, 28 Sep 07:34 UTCM 6.7 / 15 km PakistanGFZ
Sat, 28 Sep 07:34 UTCM 6.8 / 20 km PAKISTANEMSC
Sat, 28 Sep 07:34 UTCM 7.0NW of Karachi, PakistanGeoAu
Sat, 28 Sep 07:34 UTCM 6.7 / 42 km PakistanBMKG

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Sharjad, UAE / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
karachi / MMI III (Weak shaking): This weeks 2nd earthquake !
N2706.595,E06754.310. Mehar baleeshah pakistan / MMI III (Weak shaking): I were at my school chair and table was shaked and all student may be out of classes and the shakes end after 2 minites very horrified situation was...
Mehar pakistan / MMI III (Weak shaking): i was at my school my table and chair shakes quickly and all student may be out and feel it well
Abu Dahbi, UAE / not felt
jaipur (1007.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): At around 1.12 IST I was reading and my couch shook fr like 4 seconds
Karachi, Nursery Shahra-e-Faisal next to Faran Hot / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Dammam / MMI IV (Light shaking)
karachi / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was making sweet love to my wife Ayesha, and right as I was about to come, the earthquake hit... it totally killed the mood.
Noida, India (1166.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): The tremors were felt around 1.00 pm IST. they were at a gap of 5 seconds approx. No damage noted.
multan, pakistan / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Karachi, Pakistan / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I was in the Office in Karachi, Pakistan. We felt the Strong shocks in the afternoon aroun 12:40 p.m. There were Around 400 people in the building. and we quickly Evacuate the Building.
gurgaon / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
dadu, sindh pakistan (325.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
New Delhi, India (1159.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt movement while sitting on my chair. Water started moving in water container. Slight shaking of ceiling fans.


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