Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 38 km southwest of Ishqoshim, Ishkoshim, Vilojati Muxtori Kūhistoni Badaxşon, Tajikistan, Afghanistan, on 2020-02-29 11:52:41 +04:30 -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 123 km depth
29 Feb 09:12 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 49 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-29 11:52:41 +04:30
Depth: 122.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.5636°N / 71.232°E (Wurduj, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) WSW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WSW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) ESE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
293 km (182 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||123 km||30km WSW of Ashkasham, Afghanistan||USGS|
|M 4.0||125 km||Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan||EMSC|
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