Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Yamgān, 44 km south of Jurm, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on 2019-12-22 19:28:39 +04:30 -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 155 km depth
22 Dec 15:17 UTC: First to report: USGS after 18 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-12-22 19:28:39 +04:30
Depth: 154.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.4763°N / 70.948°E (Yamgān, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (28 mi) SSE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) WSW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) SSE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) E of Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) SE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) ESE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) N of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||155 km||44km SSE of Jarm, Afghanistan||USGS|
|M 4.1||146 km||Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan||EMSC|
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