Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - 5.1 km southeast of Kolkhozobod, Rumi, Vilojati Xatlon, Tajikistan, on Sunday, 12 April 2020 at 00:21 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
12 Apr 00:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.55°N / 68.69°E (Viloyati Khatlon, Tajikistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SSE of Kolkhozobod (Rumi, Khatlon) (pop: 18,500) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) W of Orzu (Rumi, Khatlon) (pop: 5,990) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) SE of Moskovskiy (Rumi, Khatlon) (pop: 22,100) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) E of Gharavŭti (Jilikul, Khatlon) (pop: 8,470) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SW of Vakhsh (Nohijai Vaxş, Khatlon) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SSW of Kurgan-Tyube (Khatlon) (pop: 65,000) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) NNW of Qarāwul (Imam Sahib, Kunduz, Afghanistan) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) W of Farkhor (Khatlon) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) WSW of Kŭlob (Khatlon) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) S of Dushanbe (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.4||10 km||2km SW of Orzu, Tajikistan||USGS|
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