Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 29 km south of Jurm, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on 2019-12-04 09:00:51 +04:30 -
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 217 km depth
4 Dec 04:47 UTC: First to report: USGS after 17 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-12-04 09:00:51 +04:30
Depth: 217.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.6123°N / 70.9066°E (Jurm, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SSE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) W of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) WSW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (69 mi) ESE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (100 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
339 km (211 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||217 km||28km SSE of Jarm, Afghanistan||USGS|
|M 4.5||214 km||Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan||EMSC|
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