Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 271 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, on 2020-01-17 22:54:02 +04:30 -

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 271 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, on 2020-01-17 22:54:02 +04:30

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 192 km depth

17 Jan 19:02 UTC: First to report: USGS after 38 minutes.
Jan 18 15:34: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 191.2 to 191.5 km.
Date & time: 17 Jan 2020 06:24:02 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-01-17 22:54:02 +04:30
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 191.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.5621°N / 70.8161°E (Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) WNW of Sar Āb (Yamgān)
34 km (21 mi) S of Jurm (pop: 12,100)
65 km (40 mi) SSE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400)
65 km (41 mi) WSW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100)
86 km (53 mi) E of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500)
116 km (72 mi) E of Taloqan (Tāluqān) (pop: 64,300)
271 km (168 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500)
387 km (241 mi) NNW of Rawalpindi (Pakistan) (pop: 1,743,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.1192 km33km S of Jarm, AfghanistanUSGS
M 4.2189 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanEMSC

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