Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 21 km west of Qŭrghonteppa, Nohijai Boxtar, Vilojati Xatlon, Tajikistan, on 2020-04-24 08:34:25 +05:00 -
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Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
24 Apr 03:54 UTC: First to report: USGS after 20 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-24 08:34:25 +05:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.7723°N / 68.5616°E (Viloyati Khatlon, Tajikistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) N of Moskovskiy (Rumi, Khatlon) (pop: 22,100) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) WSW of Kurgan-Tyube (Khatlon) (pop: 65,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNW of Kolkhozobod (Rumi, Khatlon) (pop: 18,500) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WNW of Vakhsh (Nohijai Vaxş, Khatlon) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) SW of Yovon (Yavan, Khatlon) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) WSW of Danghara (Khatlon) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) WNW of Farkhor (Khatlon) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SSW of Dushanbe (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) SSW of Vahdat (Republican Subordination) (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (183 mi) SSW of Khujand (Sughd) (pop: 144,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.6||10 km||20km WSW of Qurghonteppa, Tajikistan||USGS|
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