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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Afghanistan-Tajikistan Border Region on Thursday, 10 May 2018

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Afghanistan-Tajikistan Border Region on Thursday, 10 May 2018
Date & time: Thu, 10 May 14:08:36 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 196.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.56°N / 71.22°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Vakak (391 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
Peshawar Pakistan / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Srinagar (426.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt vibration laying in bed. Hanging items were swinging a bit and balcony railing was vibrating. Some family members didn’t notice it, while others did. It was very weak and felt more like a strong wind gust outside was shaking the house only there was no wind at all.
(247.1 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Tashkent, Uzbekistan / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (548 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Страшшно (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (548 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Я не почувствовала... (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (548 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Трясет, опять (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (548 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Узбекистан Ташкент еле заметно (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (543 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Слабоватенько...но ощутимо (via EMSC)
Chkalovsk (Tajikistan) (426 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Khujand shaked (via EMSC)
Islamabad (Pakistan) (360 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It was very mild. I could barely feel it. (via EMSC)
Shymkent (Kazakhstan) (653 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Сильный один толчок был (via EMSC)
Faisalābād (Pakistan) (599 km S from epicenter)(no details): Felt it (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (557 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Испугалась (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (557 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Слегка ощущалось (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (556 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Tryasot (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (555 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Нормально потрясло (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (554 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Слегка покачало два раза (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (554 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ощутимо было (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (553 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Слегка (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (553 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Пара баллов. (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (553 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Особо не ощущалось (via EMSC)
Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (552 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Тряхонуло (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (552 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Трясло (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (552 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Так слегка качнуло шепотом каким то даже и не страшно (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (552 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Не сильно. НО чувствовалось. 3 этаж (via EMSC)
Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (552 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Нормально так потрясло (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (551 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I could hardly feel it. (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (551 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Чувствовалось (via EMSC)
Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (551 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Легонечко нежно покачало. 9 этаж. Даже люстры не шевелились (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (551 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Strong enough push felt in TASHKENT (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (551 km NW from epicenter)(no details): почувствовал толчок (via EMSC)
Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (551 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Трясет (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (551 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Второй день трясёт:( (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (551 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Было пару вертикальных толчков! (via EMSC)
Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (551 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ощущалось в Ташкенте 2 толкчка (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (551 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Качало (via EMSC)
Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (550 km NW from epicenter)(no details): 2 short impacts!!!! (via EMSC)
Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (550 km NW from epicenter)(no details): В Ташкенте хорошо ощущалось (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (550 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Abother one about 3-4 (via EMSC)
Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (550 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Короткое, не сильное. (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (550 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Тряхонуло (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (550 km NW from epicenter)(no details): ☹️ (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (550 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ну так себе))) норм) (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (550 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Трясло...похоже на 3 балла.. (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (550 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Два сильных толчка,4 этаж (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (550 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Сильно (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (550 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ташкент прилично тряхнуло два толчка (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (550 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Опять Алгоритм качает ощутимо (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (550 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Вертикальное... По-моему. 2 точка. После первой волны, прошло три минуты и последовал следующий толчок (via EMSC)
Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (549 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Опять! (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (549 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Нормально трихануло (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (549 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Неприятно (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (549 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Еле заметное. (via EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan) (549 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Трясло (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (549 km NW from epicenter)(no details): كنت متسطح على السرير (via EMSC)
Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (547 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Сильно (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (546 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ощущалось нормально. (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (545 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Опять трясет! (via EMSC)
Srinagar (India) (439 km SE from epicenter)(no details): What was its magnitude and epicentre please (via EMSC)
Srinagar () (431 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I felt shaking (via EMSC)
Srinagar () (431 km SE from epicenter)(no details): 2nd one in 15 hours. (via EMSC)
Srinagar () (431 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It came twice.first one was of long duration and second one was brief.It rattled the window panes. (via EMSC)
Srinagar (India) (430 km SE from epicenter)(no details): felt single mild jolt in Srinagar, Kashmir. (via EMSC)
Kreeri (India) (407 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt this one in Kashmir... (via EMSC)
Islamabad (Pakistan) (364 km SE from epicenter)(no details): i felt it but other person didn't feel it but news confirmed it was earthquake (via EMSC)
(Pakistan) (362 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Bed shaked, made me wake up (via EMSC)
Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (308 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Light tremor (via EMSC)
Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (308 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Примерно 3-4 балла по ощущениям. Душанбе, Таджикистан (via EMSC)
Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (306 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Прилично потрясло((( (via EMSC)
Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (306 km NW from epicenter)(no details): 2 балла. На 6 этаже. (via EMSC)
Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (305 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Покачало (via EMSC)
Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (304 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Лёгко тряхнуло, но люстры шатались (via EMSC)
Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (303 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was earthquake here in Dushanbe again. I say again because yesterday was also shaking. (via EMSC)
Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (302 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ощущалось балла на 3. (via EMSC)
(Afghanistan) (288 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It was really bad (via EMSC)
Kabul (Afghanistan) (288 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt in Kabul Afghanistan and looked like 5 magnitude and was for more than 10 seconds (via EMSC)
(Afghanistan) (285 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Yes. I felt it (via EMSC)
Kabul (Afghanistan) (285 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Light movement (via EMSC)
(Tajikistan) (269 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Obi Garm Tajikistan - gentle rocking (via EMSC)
Swat (Pakistan) (228 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Strong jolt (via EMSC)
(Tajikistan) (108 km N from epicenter)(no details): !???!!!? (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 15 May
Tue, 15 May 06:18 UTCM 4.4 / 117 km - [info] (390 km)HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 25 May
Fri, 25 May 00:46 UTCM 4.2 / 149.6 km - [info] (340 km)- 43km NNW of `Alaqahdari-ye Kiran wa Munjan, Afghanistan
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 1 Jun
Fri, 1 Jun 01:55 UTCM 4.5 / 122 km - [info] (385 km)Afghanistan-Tajikistan Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
Mon, 11 Jun
Mon, 11 Jun 22:34 UTCM 4.4 / 105 km - [info] (386 km)Afghanistan-Tajikistan Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
Thu, 14 Jun
Thu, 14 Jun 16:57 UTCM 4.6 / 169.3 km - [info] (332 km)- 43km E of Farkhar, Afghanistan[Map]USGS
Fri, 6 Jul
Fri, 6 Jul 00:21 UTCM 4.6 / 200 km - [info] (379 km) HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 6 Jul 09:56 UTCM 4.4 / 116.8 km - [info] (501 km)- 17km E of Shughnon, Tajikistan
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 7 Jul
Sat, 7 Jul 02:54 UTCM 4.4 / 121.6 km - [info] (318 km)- 15km NW of `Alaqahdari-ye Kiran wa Munjan, Afghanistan
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 7 Jul 10:08 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info] (302 km)Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 20 Jul
Fri, 20 Jul 22:45 UTCM 4.0 / 107 km - [info] (375 km) HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 21 Jul
Sat, 21 Jul 05:18 UTCM 4.8 / 121 km - [info] (268 km)Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 31 Jul
Tue, 31 Jul 10:48 UTCM 4.5 / 90 km - [info] (393 km)Afghanistan-Tajikistan Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
(205.8 km SE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Tue, 31 Jul 21:37 UTCM 4.2 / 107.8 km - [info] (322 km)- 17km NW of `Alaqahdari-ye Kiran wa Munjan, Afghanistan
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 3 Aug
Fri, 3 Aug 00:28 UTCM 4.5 / 100 km - [info] (433 km) HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 11 Aug
Sat, 11 Aug 05:21 UTCM 4.5 / 115.8 km - [info] (367 km)- 42km SSE of Jarm, Afghanistan
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS

 

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