Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 272 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, on 2020-01-29 16:35:19 +04:30 -
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 179 km depth
29 Jan 12:25 UTC: First to report: USGS after 20 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-01-29 16:35:19 +04:30
Depth: 178.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.5619°N / 70.8361°E (Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) S of Jurm (pop: 12,100)
64 km (40 mi) WSW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100)
66 km (41 mi) SSE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400)
87 km (54 mi) E of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500)
109 km (68 mi) SE of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600)
118 km (73 mi) E of Taloqan (Taluqan) (pop: 64,300)
272 km (169 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500)
386 km (240 mi) NNW of Rawalpindi (Pakistan) (pop: 1,743,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.3||179 km||33km S of Jarm, Afghanistan||USGS|
|M 4.3||181 km||Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan||EMSC|
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