Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan on Friday, 20 December 2019 - information

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 256 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Friday, 20 December 2019 at 11:39 (GMT)

- Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - 256 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Friday, 20 December 2019 at 11:39 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 204 km depth

20 Dec 11:46 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Dec 20 11:47: Magnitude recalculated from 6.4 to 6.2.
Dec 20 11:52: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 200.0 to 204.0 km.
Date & time: 20 Dec 2019 11:39:52 UTC -
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 204.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.54°N / 70.55°E (Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) SW of Jurm (pop: 12,100)
62 km (38 mi) E of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500)
64 km (40 mi) S of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400)
89 km (55 mi) W of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100)
91 km (57 mi) SE of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600)
93 km (58 mi) ESE of Taloqan (pop: 64,300)
256 km (159 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500)
308 km (191 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (pop: 303,300)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 6.0204 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanGFZ
M 6.1214 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanEMSC
M 6.2213 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanGeoAu
M 6.2209 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanBMKG
M 6.1201 kmAfghanistan [Land]INGV
M 6.1210 km51km SW of Jarm, AfghanistanUSGS
M 6.42 km阿富汗 (Afghanistan)CEIC

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349.4 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Jalalabad / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Bagram / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Faisalabad / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I felt it about 6.0-6.4 at least
Kabul / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Beka village swabi / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : We were sitting in our rooms and all of a sudden everything moved very badly some cracks came in our roof sealing walls and fans beds mirror everything was moving and making sound we had a blast type sound from east side so our entire family ranout of our rooms and started prayers and it stopped than. Cracks were seen in every room all of the 9 rooms had some cracks. May Allah save everyone from this disasters Ameen.
Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I felt this quake in kabul city
noida / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Bathinda (823.9 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Lahore / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Lahore
Bagram, Afghanistan / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kabul (254.3 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kabul Airport / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Dushanbe, Tajikistan (268.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Several tremors after the big initual one.
Manali Himachal Pradesh / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Nangarhar city,2nd zone (6.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Islamabad / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Lahore / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Rawalpindi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
it fiooo outoyko it / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : ijmjooiik okii I'll ui you i
Islamabad / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Amritsar (674.9 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : the building was shaking mildly
Kabul, Afghanistan / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Two jolts exccessivley followed by shaking..Had to run out of the building for life :)
297.8 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Two jolts, the second one more powerful than the first. All my neighbours ran outside
New Delhi / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
570.9 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Islamabad / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Major affected or felt cities may be shown on map
Faisalabad, pakistan / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Rishikesh, Uttarakhand (1014 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Very light shaking, wasn't sure it was an earthquake until I saw the news and it coincided with the time I felt.
Mirpur ajk / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kabul / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Islamabad / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It was light shakinv.I was sitting on the couch in my office my .I only knew when an emergency alarm started to blow.Then I felt it under my feet.It was only 10 to 15 secs.
Islamabad, Pakistan / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Rawalpindi / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Peshawar / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Islamabad Pakistan / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
NOIDA (1082 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mardan kpk / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt very clearly and remaind for some time but no damage around.
Well I am at Lahore when earthquake struck, I was / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : That was a bad experience, I was on bed with my mobile, suddenly bed start shaking (----) this direction very badly and my daughter also feel it, when I look on fan it's also moving slowly. We rush outside on Terri's of our rented home as we live on first floor, power lines also moving because of earthquake.
Islamabad, Pakistan (406.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : First a jerk felt and earth trembled then after 10 seconds a jolt was felt and it feels like earth is swinging.
New Delhi / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
New Delhi / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Felt very clearly,
Mazar i sharif / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Chandigarh / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Chairs, fans, folding beds etc everything started moving and shaking.
Garhshankar / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It was quite dangerous
Rawalpindi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Abbottabad (360.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Rawalpindi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Termiz (575 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was scared Thankgod it was weak quake
Teleperformance jaipur (1186.8 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
sadda kurram agency / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : it was a few moments shacking and not much strong but people went out of premisses
Pakistan district swat kpk / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Bagram, Afghanistan / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Dushanbe / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Noida Uttar Pradesh India / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Could feel moderate tremors & see light swinging of cieling fans ! Wasn't a reason to panic or leave the building.
Islamabad g-11/4 (399.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : i don't really remember the time but it was evening,I was sitting on my chair looking through some posts when suddenly my chair started shaking and all the objects and my monitor started shaking,i immediatlely realized the situation and went right to the living room and called my family members to get out,while i was calling them the shaking was still happening making me abit dizzy i could hear the glass and plates shaking on the table and saw coke splash around in the bottle,but thank god it st
393 km SE of epicenter [Map] / not felt
403.9 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Noida / Light shaking (MMI IV) : The fan was shaking for more than a minute!!
Islamabad / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Chandigarh / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Jammu (551.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Jalalabad Afghanistan / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Very strong shaking in Jalalabad today but thankfully no casualty or whatsoever.
Sri muktsar sahib (768.1 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I felt earthquake at 5:12 pm.
India / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I felt the earthquake for about 3 minutes
Chandigarh / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
NIT JALANDHAR (733.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mohali, India. / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Amritsar Punjab India / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was on chair,I felt swing
Lahore / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Gajju maths lahore / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : My bed jolted and it was no doubt clearly strong one
Peshawar / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : The floor turned to jelly it was madness
Jalandhar / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Omg
Swabi / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Strong shaking
Gurgaon (1422.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt shaking of building on 8th floor. Ceiling fan was swinging
1079.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Islamabad / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Phase 6 mohali / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Lahore / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I will not tell you
Kabul Afghanistan / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Kabul / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Islamabad / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Wah / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Nachna rajasthan (1019 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Peshawar pakistan / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kabul / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Damn dangerous lasted for mins. water purifier was turning on and off and Chandelier was swaying
Bathinda / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
MOHALI (868.9 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mumbai / not felt
1073.4 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Sofa at home started shaking and we ran outside. (reported through our app)
Adj / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
Jauharabad Pakistan (510.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Wave moving from North to South
Islamabad / Light shaking (MMI IV)
swat / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
1126.3 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Chandigarh / Light shaking (MMI IV)
1080.9 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
zirakpur / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
653.5 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
New Delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kabul Afghanistan / not felt : I now in Afghanistan this eeqthuake dangerous....but no have demolitio.
Chandigarh (875.8 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
KAPURTHALA India / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Rawalpindi / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I ddint experience it but everyone else did.
Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Sankt Petersburg City; not felt. / not felt : Без тряски и какой либо вибрации. Не почувствовал и не ощущал, был дома занимался домашней работой. Войлок не обнаружен. Всё тихо и спокойно, пожалуйста оставайтесь в безопасности, берегите Себя, Своих родных и близких людей. Да, геология рулит.))),!!!
Sialkot / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Lahore / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Islamabad / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was walking towards my car when I felt light tremors
Lahore, Pakistan / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : I was sitting in my office when suddenly my chair was jolted as if somebody has pushed my chair from behind. I instantly got up and opened the emergency exit which happened to be right behind me.
862.7 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Bagram / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Long quakes walls and floor moved.
Rawalakot azad kashmir / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kabul / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
685.2 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Mall Mandi, Amritsar / Light shaking (MMI IV)
JAMMU / Weak shaking (MMI III)
lahore / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : shivered well. walls shaked
Kabul / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Building swayed
Bathinda / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Tashkent / Light shaking (MMI IV)
AbbottabD / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Muzaffarabad, Azad Kashmir (740.1 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Moderatelty two jolts felt (reported through our app)
Bathinda / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mohali / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Sector 134, Noida, India / Weak shaking (MMI III) : mild shaking at 7th floor in Noida, Sec 134
Amritsar / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Mohali / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Panchkula / Light shaking (MMI IV)
NEW DELHI / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Felt like gentle cradle with very minimum displacement in 10th floor
263.7 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Bagram / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Ludhiana / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Jalalabad / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Faisalabad (616.8 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kabul Kart i Char / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : I am an expat living in Kart I Char Kabul. We Felt the P waves as a single jolt. The S waves came about 10 seconds later and really shook the building. Pictures fell off walls. Many people left their apartments. Some plaster fell off walls in the upper stories of buildings (8th floor)
Chandigarh / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Lahore Cantt (660.1 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Delhu / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt it
Delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
islamabad / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
mirpur ajk / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
ISLAMABAD / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : I FELT IT TOO
Jalalabad / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Pretty decent rumble for about a minute. Nothing hanging on the walls to judge, but definitely woke some people up.
kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Jaipur / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Bagram / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kabul makroyan / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
661.9 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
CHANDIGARH / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
zirakpur / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Chitral KP Pakistan / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
chandigarh (879.9 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
1087 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Delhi / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I'm from 28.6106° N, 77.3542° E here people felt earthquake for 5 seconds.
Lahore / Severe shaking (MMI VIII)
Lahore / Light shaking (MMI IV)
faisalabad / Light shaking (MMI IV)
1080.9 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
islamabad / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
518 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Bukhara, Uzbekistan / Light shaking (MMI IV)
RisalpurNb / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Felt sway in the building but no visible failure.
Rawalpindi, westridge / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Abbottabad / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
1086.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
G.T Road Lahore / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
1083.7 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Lahore (650 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kabul, Afghanistan / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
sargodha, pakistan / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Noida / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Lahore / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : I was on my writing table and felt as someone hardly hit my chair and tried to pull me out of that. No vigilant damage to the house but it feared me.
Chandigarh / not felt
District 6, Kabul, afghanistan / Light shaking (MMI IV) : 2 times shaking With distance of 20 second and the length of shaking was about 15 second.
Kabul / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Lahore, Pakistan / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Barchi, Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Like shaking for about 20 seconds. The whole room was shaking...curtains moving, water in glass,etc
New Delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Ghaziabad / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Chandigarh (867 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Chandigarh / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Islamabad f-6/1 / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Noida / Weak shaking (MMI III)
kabul / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : it was so strong
Abbottabad / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Panchkula, Haryana, India (877.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : First ever experienced it live. No damage. Intensity was not very bad.
FAISAL TOWN, LAHORE PAKISTAN / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Nawanshahr / Light shaking (MMI IV)
gurgaon (1092.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
LAHORE / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
1087.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
1076.1 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
gurgaon / Light shaking (MMI IV)
bathinda / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Islamabad / Light shaking (MMI IV)
delhi / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
371.2 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Chandigarh, India / Weak shaking (MMI III)
New Delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
noida / Light shaking (MMI IV)
1066.5 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Bagram / Light shaking (MMI IV)
537.2 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Amritsar / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Gurgaon / Weak shaking (MMI III)
mohali / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Gurgaon / not felt : Did not feel any tremor at all.
Pabbi / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Bathinda / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was on my bed when i felt the shaking, Since i live on 4th floor the shaking was a bit strong, i could felt the building shaking.
1093.7 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Gurugram (1090.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
400.5 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
BATHINDA / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Kohat / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : it was a h0rrible earthQuack
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Sector 17 Chandigarh India / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Sector 17 Chandigarh India
Mohali (India) / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Gurgaon / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Chandigarh / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Infrastructure Development Authority Punjab, Lahor / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I felt shaking while sitting in the office at First Floor.
Delhi / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Gurgaon / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Lahore, Pakistan / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Chandigarh Capital region (863.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
303.8 km E of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
865.9 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Greater noida / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was on 16th floor and suddenly it started shaking the doors and fans and i started thinking to get down but it was long way from 16th floor
gurgaon (1084.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
kotli Azad Kashmir / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Vasant Vihar, A Block, Street 9A, Opposite Mother (1086 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Sat on the sofa which was placed against the wall, with my mum sat on a neighbouring sofa in the front room watching TV. We were sat on the 2nd floor of a 4.5 floor house and felt very weak shaking, noticeably, 3 times.
Chandigarh / Light shaking (MMI IV)
798.1 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Lahore Pakistan / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
lahore / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
1082.7 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : My office is on third floor and every one in office felt weak shaking.
Bagram Afghanistan / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Bed shaking. Hear things rattling. Lasted 30 seconds
Rawalpindi / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Dushanbe / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Lahore / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
AMRITSAR / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Bagram / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Gurgaon / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Pakistan / Light shaking (MMI IV)
lahore / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
590 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Jaipur / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
Faisalabad / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Jaipur / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Gurgaon India / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Lahore, Pakistan / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Sargodha / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Srinagar Kashmir India / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Faisalabad / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
New Delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Noida / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Noida (1098.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Lahore (705.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Taschkent / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Rawalpindi, Pakistan / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Islamabad / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Bed shook slightly. Felt after shocks. Not too severe
lahore / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Sialkot (582.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Gujranwala / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Islamabad Pakistan / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Java / not felt : 6.4 mag what an very smooth hit...
Lahore / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Suleman
Chandigarh / not felt : Was lying on bed and I didn't feel it.
Lahore, Pakistan / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Observed earthquake with many other people
Muzaffarabad, AJK / Light shaking (MMI IV)
260.1 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kabul (21.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Rawalpindi / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
rogun / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : mild shaking of table. felt by all in the office here at Rogun HPP.
395.3 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Manali / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Chandigarh / Light shaking (MMI IV)
1086.7 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
971 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
653.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Feel multiple strong earthquake jolts same time in Lahore. Location MM tower MM Alam road 7th floor Lahore.
Jaipur / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Rawalpindi / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Noida / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
New Delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Amritsar / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Kabul / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Firozpur Cantt / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Sector 84 / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mohali Punjab India / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Bagram / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Lasted for almost a minuet, maybe little more. Was light then increased, then went light and then was moderate. I would say moderate shaking but, according to the description, its classified as light.
noida (1105.9 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kabul, Afghanistan / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
south delhi chattarpur / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : pencil start rolling on table. fan move in suspended position.
Kabul Afghanistan / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Dehradun, Uttarakhand / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Bagram / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Noida / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Chandigarh / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Lahore / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
1105.9 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Qasaba, Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV)
213.2 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
islamabad / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
New Delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Was shaking for quite a long interval which was unusual for tremors
Delhi / Violent shaking (MMI IX) : huge tremor
1090.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / not felt
Delhi / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Kabul / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
jaipur / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Jalandhar / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Islamabad / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Lahore / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
HOSHIARPUR / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Wah Cantt (391 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Lahore / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Rawalpindi, Chaklala Base / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Kotla Arab ali khan / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Chandigarh / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
islamabad / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : islamabad
Mohali / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Manali / Light shaking (MMI IV)
lahore / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
275.4 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
lahore / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Amritsar / Weak shaking (MMI III)
New Delhi / Weak shaking (MMI III)
mohali,punjab / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Noida / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Gurgaon / Light shaking (MMI IV)
New Delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
1064.3 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Sec (1094.3 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
New Delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
396.9 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
JAMMU / Light shaking (MMI IV)
1083.9 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Ghaziabad (1084.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
New delhi / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Noida / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
KABUL (251.4 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
islamabad pakistan / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kala / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Jalandhar Punjab India
Gujranwala / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
826.6 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
NOIDA / Light shaking (MMI IV)
1078.9 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I felt the earthquake while sitting on the bed.
noida / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Lahore / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Chandigarh / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
GURUGRAM / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Ambala / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Chandigarh (876.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Islamabad / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Amritsar / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Bagram / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Noida / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Tashkent / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Lahore, Pakistan / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Chandigarh / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Manali Himachal Pradesh / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Noida / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Abbottabad / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kamra / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Lahore (655.4 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Delhi / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
416 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Lahore, Pakistan / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Abbottabad, Pakistan / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
296.5 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Mazar-e-Sharif, Khalid Ben Walid project / Weak shaking (MMI III)
charikar / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Jalandhar / Light shaking (MMI IV)
delhi / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
321.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Heavy shocked (reported through our app)
Baghram / Weak shaking (MMI III)
New Delhi / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Lahore, Pakistan / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Jammu / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Jaipur (1188.8 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Kabul City / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV)
989.5 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Palampur / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Kabul / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : In a 6th story building in Kabul. Shaking lasted for 2 minutes.
255.7 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Kabul, AFG / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt in the capital city, mild swaying in the second story of a building. Christmas tree was moving. Lasted about 30 seconds.
Tashkent / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV)
sriganganagar / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV)
653.3 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Floor shook and windows rattled.
Sopore / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mansehra / Violent shaking (MMI IX) : Mansehra kpk
275.7 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Lasted for about 10 seconds, gradually increasing, then decreasing.
Chandigarh / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Islamabad / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kabul / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
865.4 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Dushanbe / Weak shaking (MMI III)
658.4 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Greater Noida / Weak shaking (MMI III)
868.2 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
882.4 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Johar Town, Lahore / Severe shaking (MMI VIII)
Lahore / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
385.1 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Central kabul / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
BATALA / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
delhi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Islamabad, Pakistan / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Bagram, Parawan / Light shaking (MMI IV)
423.7 km N of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
toshkent (544 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
1943.2 km SW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
539.6 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
475.5 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Faisalābād (Pakistan, 616 km S of epicenter) : Strong jolts in Faisalabad (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 399 km SE of epicenter) : Strong jolts (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 589 km SE of epicenter) : Very Dangerous & Serious Quake (reported through EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan, 541 km NW of epicenter) : На 1 этаже чувствовалось, но довольно долго. Не сильное. Балла на 2-3 (reported through EMSC)
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 541 km NW of epicenter) : It was very minor, less than two seconds (reported through EMSC)
Gilgit (Pakistan, 341 km E of epicenter) : It was quite powerful. (reported through EMSC)
Gilgit (Pakistan, 341 km E of epicenter) : This earthquake shock lasted for a long time then the usuall earthquake bshocks we experience in our area. (reported through EMSC)
Mardān (Pakistan, 294 km SE of epicenter) : Extreme.... Rattled everyone (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 254 km SE of epicenter) : Felt jolt and after 5 seconds a second more stronger jolt us (reported through EMSC)
Bhatinda (India, 813 km SE of epicenter) : I Feel it lite , then i search for any earthquake on LastQuake App (reported through EMSC)
(Turkmenistan, 788 km W of epicenter) : Почувсовала лёгкий толчек (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 405 km SE of epicenter) : Horrible (reported through EMSC)
Kabul (Afghanistan, 261 km SW of epicenter) : no comment as no damage reported (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 389 km SE of epicenter) : I felt a heavy jerk at first, the after 10 to 15 sec it started again (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 1336 km S of epicenter) : It was very heavyFelt in Islamabad (reported through EMSC)
Noida (India, 1095 km SE of epicenter) : Feel it while working on my laptop in office (reported through EMSC)
Noida (India, 1095 km SE of epicenter) : Duration was about 30 seconds atleast (reported through EMSC)
Noida (India, 1094 km SE of epicenter) : Lasted about 35-40 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Sohna Sub-District (India, 1092 km SE of epicenter) : Was on the 16th floor. Visible movement. Building evacuated (reported through EMSC)
New Delhi (India, 1089 km SE of epicenter) : None (reported through EMSC)
Noida (India, 1088 km SE of epicenter) : We are in DELHI. (reported through EMSC)
Gurugram (India, 1085 km SE of epicenter) : Felt the tremor......i am on 6th floor, felt it (reported through EMSC)
Gurugram (India, 1083 km SE of epicenter) : Felt for the first time in my life. The chair on which I was sitting started shaking on its own. It was surreal for me. (reported through EMSC)
Gurugram (India, 1083 km SE of epicenter) : This was on the 6th floor (reported through EMSC)
Gurugram (India, 1083 km SE of epicenter) : It lasted for long (reported through EMSC)
Ghaziabad (India, 1082 km SE of epicenter) : It was strong and it lasted for a long period of time (reported through EMSC)
New Delhi (India, 1077 km SE of epicenter) : The tremors were felt for almost 30 seconds (reported through EMSC)
New Delhi (India, 1073 km SE of epicenter) : New Delhi (reported through EMSC)
New Delhi (India, 1072 km SE of epicenter) : Mild movemennt of coat felt (reported through EMSC)
Dehradun (India, 981 km SE of epicenter) : Shivering table fan , gates with high intensity (reported through EMSC)
Dehradun (India, 981 km SE of epicenter) : Shaking quickly Uttarakhand (reported through EMSC)
Dehradun (India, 981 km SE of epicenter) : Shaking more intense (reported through EMSC)
Dehradun (India, 979 km SE of epicenter) : 02 consecutive in 02 seconds. Major jolt (reported through EMSC)
Mīrpur Māthelo (Pakistan, 953 km S of epicenter) : I am scared (reported through EMSC)
Zirakpur (India, 873 km SE of epicenter) : Pretty long impact and shaked everything (reported through EMSC)
Chandigarh (India, 867 km SE of epicenter) : Strong shake at hotel (reported through EMSC)
Chandigarh (India, 867 km SE of epicenter) : I was just sitting and my bed shaked along with the dresser (reported through EMSC)
Chandigarh (India, 867 km SE of epicenter) : Stationary car started shaking as if somebody was pushing.against it (reported through EMSC)
Chandigarh (India, 867 km SE of epicenter) : Shook for 15 seconds. Whole hotel room shook. (reported through EMSC)
Chandigarh (India, 867 km SE of epicenter) : Certainly initiated panic (reported through EMSC)
Chandigarh (India, 867 km SE of epicenter) : Lastest for 30 seconds in Chandigarh IT park (reported through EMSC)
Chandigarh (India, 867 km SE of epicenter) : Was sitting in my chair..felt as if it was shaking. Ceiling fan also swinging (reported through EMSC)
Chandigarh (India, 867 km SE of epicenter) : Seats in cinema moved violently in Chandigarh Punjab India (reported through EMSC)
Bhatinda (India, 813 km SE of epicenter) : The quake shock was so intense that the whole balcony of the appartment shook so intensely that i was pushed back by the force. (reported through EMSC)
Bhatinda (India, 813 km SE of epicenter) : Only felt by some (reported through EMSC)
Ludhiana (India, 794 km SE of epicenter) : Mild tremors. Fan just shaking. Felt my bed shaking (reported through EMSC)
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan, 780 km NE of epicenter) : I have felt it very obviously leaving on the 9th floor. (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 724 km S of epicenter) : I Felt Earthquake (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 724 km S of epicenter) : I Felt Earthquake (reported through EMSC)
Multān (Pakistan, 712 km S of epicenter) : Work place to work and then i feel earthquake i think is 2 (reported through EMSC)
Kasūr (Pakistan, 702 km SE of epicenter) : No loss of life or property (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 695 km S of epicenter) : Very fast (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 695 km S of epicenter) : but i am fine thank for this Help (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 695 km S of epicenter) : I just felt jolts of Earthquake. My room door started vibrations, lasted for more than one minute. No damage seen in my home or neighbour. (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 695 km S of epicenter) : Sitting on a chair, walls felt like they were moving back and forth. Gujranwala, Pakistan. (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 695 km S of epicenter) : Swinging and one thrust. Everyone outside (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 695 km S of epicenter) : Only for a few seconds tbh . But the bed was shaking and so were the other stuff kept on the cabinet. It was really scary (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 695 km S of epicenter) : very brief in duration (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 695 km S of epicenter) : First i thought i was dizzy or something then the second jolt made thungs move (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 695 km S of epicenter) : It was like high frequency ripples first few seconds then low frequency shakes like earth skidding.. (reported through EMSC)
Amritsar (India, 675 km SE of epicenter) : It was weak but it started with a one strong shake which shook my bed for like 4 secs ..... Nothing was swaying Lasted about 10secs. .. (reported through EMSC)
Amritsar (India, 675 km SE of epicenter) : I was just sitting on my couch and i thought that if the ground is moving or my mind is shaking (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 670 km SE of epicenter) : Felt significant shocks of earthquake. (reported through EMSC)
Gurdaspur Sub-District (India, 667 km SE of epicenter) : Very mild (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 667 km SE of epicenter) : My chair and table was moving (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 666 km SE of epicenter) : Felt a terrible shock. (reported through EMSC)
Pathankot (India, 665 km SE of epicenter) : Tremors felt but they were light two tremors (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 662 km SE of epicenter) : Felt a bit strongly for 10 seconds. Noticed fan movement (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 662 km SE of epicenter) : A few jolts for 2 secs in Lahore (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 660 km SE of epicenter) : Felt jolts all of a sudden.. and remained there for a min (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 659 km SE of epicenter) : Really violent shock. My whole office building eas flexing like a sapling in wind. (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 658 km SE of epicenter) : Very short duration 2 - 3 secs tops accompanied by something similar to muted roar of a locomotive train going deep beneath the ground. Pretty scary. (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 657 km SE of epicenter) : Was a strong quake.. (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 657 km SE of epicenter) : I felt in lahore Pakistan Evacuated the building. (reported through EMSC)
Lahore (Pakistan, 655 km SE of epicenter) : I was on chair and it moves slightly went out and saw electric wires were moving I.was.on ground floor (reported through EMSC)
Lahore (Pakistan, 655 km SE of epicenter) : Working in home office, suddenly felt my chair and table moving in opposite directions. Was horific. (reported through EMSC)
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Aftershocks of the 6.0 quake 256 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, 20 December 11:39 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (39 quakes):
  • 16 Jun 2020 09:21 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    224 km (139.2 mi) depth
    |
    50 km (31 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 10 Jun 2020 13:55 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    161.9 km (100.6 mi) depth
    |
    49 km (30 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 Jun 2020 15:29 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    133 km (82.6 mi) depth
    |
    50 km (31 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 30 May 2020 02:34 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    215.9 km (134.2 mi) depth
    |
    54 km (33 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 May 2020 06:59 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    213 km (132.4 mi) depth
    |
    32 km (20 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 15 May 2020 18:38 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    211 km (131.1 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 10 May 2020 17:50 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    194 km (120.5 mi) depth
    |
    36 km (22 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 10 May 2020 15:09 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    159.6 km (99.2 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (15 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 07 May 2020 19:43 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    192 km (119.3 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 07 May 2020 11:17 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    205.1 km (127.4 mi) depth
    |
    33 km (20 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 May 2020 10:01 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    103.5 km (64.3 mi) depth
    |
    47 km (29 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 May 2020 16:48 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    245.1 km (152.3 mi) depth
    |
    53 km (33 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Apr 2020 11:15 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    195 km (121.2 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 21 Apr 2020 12:12 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    166.2 km (103.3 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 20 Apr 2020 16:13 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    190.8 km (118.6 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 17 Apr 2020 00:30 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    159.3 km (99 mi) depth
    |
    23 km (15 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 256 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Friday, 20 December 2019 at 11:39 (GMT)
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