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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Southwestern Pakistan on Tuesday, 7 February 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Southwestern Pakistan on Tuesday, 7 February 2017

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - Southwestern Pakistan on Tuesday, 7 February 2017
Feb 7 22:11: Magnitude recalculated from 6.4 to 6.3.
Feb 7 22:12: Magnitude recalculated from 6.3 to 6.2.
Feb 7 22:16: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.1.
Date & time: Tuesday, 7 February 2017 22:03 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 25.2°N / 63.25°E (Pakistan)
Nearest volcano: unnamed (420 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 7 Feb 2017
Tue, 7 Feb 22:03 UTCM 6.3 / 25.9 km- 23km WSW of Pasni, PakistanUSGS

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(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Karachi (Pakistan) (376 km E from epicenter)(no details): I was writing a letter suddenly I felt vibration it was so light that normally one could easily ignore it (via EMSC)
Turbat (Pakistan) (82 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was sleeping when I was waken up by the vibration of my bed and windows. (via EMSC)


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