Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 227 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Friday, 28 February 2020 at 13:24 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 97 km depth
28 Feb 13:38 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 14 minutes.
Depth: 97.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.28°N / 70.45°E (Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (39 mi) ESE of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500)
74 km (46 mi) SSW of Jurm (pop: 12,100)
94 km (58 mi) S of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400)
96 km (60 mi) ESE of Taloqan (pop: 64,300)
109 km (68 mi) SSE of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600)
128 km (79 mi) ESE of Khanabad (pop: 71,500)
227 km (141 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500)
302 km (188 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (pop: 303,300)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||97 km||Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan||GFZ|
|M 4.5||102 km||Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan||EMSC|
|M 4.5||108 km||35km WNW of `Alaqahdari-ye Kiran wa Munjan, Afghanistan||USGS|
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