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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Tajikistan-Xinjiang Border Region on Wednesday, 13 January 2016

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.2 quake: Tajikistan on Mon, 7 Dec 07h50, which had occurred 5 weeks earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Tajikistan-Xinjiang Border Region on Wednesday, 13 January 2016
Jan 13 21:52: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 5.0.
Date & time: Wednesday, 13 January 2016 21:37 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.69°N / 73.44°E (Tajikistan)
Nearest volcano: Vakak (693 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2*10^12 J (554 MWh / 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 13 Jan 2016
Wed, 13 Jan 21:37 UTCM 5.0 / 30 km TAJIKISTANEMSC
Wed, 13 Jan 21:37 UTCM 4.5 / 7 km塔吉克斯坦CEIC
Wed, 13 Jan 21:37 UTCM 5.0 / 38.6 km- 46km SW of Karakul, TajikistanUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (446 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Вертикальный толчок, страшно:( (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (454 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Кровать затряслась, просеулась (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (449 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Нечего не почувствовал (via EMSC)

 

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