Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Yamgān, 47 km south of Jurm, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 3 September 2019 at 12:34 (GMT)

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Yamgān, 47 km south of Jurm, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 3 September 2019 at 12:34 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 192 km depth

3 Sep 12:42 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Sep 2019 12:34:31 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 192.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.44°N / 70.78°E (Yamgān, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (30 mi) S of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) WSW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SSE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WSW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) E of Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) ESE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (140 mi) N of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (182 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.8192 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanGFZ
M 4.8207 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanEMSC
M 5.1197 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanGeoAu
M 4.8207 km43km SSW of Jarm, AfghanistanUSGS
M 5.2198 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanBMKG

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