Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Yamgān, 43 km southwest of Ashkāsham, Ishkāshim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on 2019-10-25 06:26:38 +04:30 -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 239 km depth
25 Oct 02:26 UTC: First to report: USGS after 29 minutes.
Date & time: 25 Oct 2019 01:56:38 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2019-10-25 06:26:38 +04:30
Depth: 238.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.4959°N / 71.1089°E (Yamgān, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (112 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
306 km (190 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||239 km||43km WSW of Ashkasham, Afghanistan||USGS|
|M 4.0||233 km||Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan||EMSC|
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