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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan on Saturday, 22 November 2014

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan on Saturday, 22 November 2014

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan on Saturday, 22 November 2014
Nov 22 14:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.2.
Date & time: Saturday, 22 November 2014 13:45 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.51°N / 66.7°E (Afghanistan)
Nearest volcano: Vakak (294 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 22 Nov 2014
Sat, 22 Nov 13:45 UTCM 5.5 / 10 kmCENTRAL AFGHANISTANEMSC
Sat, 22 Nov 13:45 UTCM 5.5 / 23.7 km42km SW of Balkh, AfghanistanUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Mazar-e-Sharif / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mazar-e Sharif / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Mazar-e Sharif, 3rd floor of a concrete building. Felt quite strongly, duration maybe around 30 seconds. No roaring heard. Some friends living in kahgel (mud brick) buildings in Mazar-e Sharif and Deh Dadi are ok, until now no damages reported
Mazar-e-Sharif / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Termez / Usbekistan / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Mazari Sharif (Afghanistan) (39 km E from epicenter)(no details): I've felt dizzy all day (via EMSC)


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