Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 192 km north of Kabul, Afghanistan, on 2020-02-27 19:31:21 +04:30 -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 112 km depth
27 Feb 21:42 UTC: First to report: USGS after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-27 19:31:21 +04:30
Depth: 112.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.1676°N / 69.8316°E (Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) S of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500)
64 km (40 mi) E of Nahrīn (Nahrain) (pop: 22,400)
69 km (43 mi) SSE of Taloqan (Taluqan) (pop: 64,300)
86 km (53 mi) SE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500)
99 km (62 mi) NNE of Bāzārak (Salang) (pop: 65,000)
101 km (63 mi) E of Baghlān (pop: 108,400)
192 km (119 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500)
410 km (255 mi) NW of Rawalpindi (Pakistan) (pop: 1,743,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.0||112 km||45km S of Farkhar, Afghanistan||USGS|
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