Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Viloyati Khatlon, 13 km southeast of Roghun, Tajikistan, on Thursday, 7 March 2019 at 10:56 (GMT)

Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Viloyati Khatlon, 13 km southeast of Roghun, Tajikistan, on Thursday, 7 March 2019 at 10:56 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

7 Mar 11:03 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 7 Mar 2019 10:56:06 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.68°N / 69.95°E (Viloyati Khatlon, Tajikistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SSE of Roghun (Nurobod, Republican Subordination) (pop: 7,730) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) ENE of Norak (Khatlon) (pop: 18,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) E of Vahdat (Republican Subordination) (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NE of Danghara (Khatlon) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) N of Kŭlob (Khatlon) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) ENE of Yovon (Yavan, Khatlon) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) E of Dushanbe (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) NE of Kurgan-Tyube (Khatlon) (pop: 65,000) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) S of Khujand (Sughd) (pop: 144,900) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (183 mi) SSE of Tashkent (Toshkent Shahri, Uzbekistan) (pop: 1,978,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
5.010 kmTajikistanGFZ
4.740 kmTAJIKISTANEMSC
5.110 kmAfghanistan-Tajikistan Border RegionBMKG
5.13.6 kmTajikistanGeoAu
4.710 km12km S of Roghun, TajikistanUSGS

User reports for this quake (8)

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Khujand / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
(Tajikistan, 201 km SE of epicenter) : I didnt feel (reported through EMSC)  
Almaty (Kazakhstan, 775 km NE of epicenter) : В Алматы было слышно (reported through EMSC)  
Toshkent (Uzbekistan, 294 km NW of epicenter) : Sezon otkrit, teper poydyot cepnaya reakciya.... (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 294 km NW of epicenter) : 9 км около Рогун...вот это страшно было (reported through EMSC)  
Toshkent (Uzbekistan, 292 km NW of epicenter) : Небольшие толчки. Ташкент. 9 этаж (reported through EMSC)  
Toshkent (Uzbekistan, 291 km NW of epicenter) : Один раз шатнуло и все. (reported through EMSC)  
(Tajikistan, 6 km W of epicenter) : Tajikistan, Rogun.. Felt smth like earthquake (reported through EMSC)  
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