Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 138 km northwest of Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 18:47 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 14 km depth
28 Mar 19:05 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.73°N / 57.15°E↗ (Turkmenistan)
Antipode: 38.73°S / 122.85°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (25 mi) NW of Baharly (Bäherden) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) ESE of Kizil-Arvat (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) NW of Abadan (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) NW of Ashgabat (pop: 727,700) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) N of Bojnourd (Iran) (pop: 192,000) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) NW of Änew (pop: 27,500) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) NW of Annau (pop: 27,500) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) ESE of Bereket (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
255 km (159 mi) ESE of Balkanabat (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
420 km (261 mi) SW of Daşoguz (pop: 166,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
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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|4.0||14 km||40 km of Bäherden, Turkmenistan||IRSC|
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