Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 244 km north of Kabul, Afghanistan, on 2020-05-07 15:47:39 +04:30 -
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 205 km depth
7 May 13:14 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 56 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-07 15:47:39 +04:30
Depth: 205.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.5619°N / 70.1854°E (Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) E of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500)
61 km (38 mi) ESE of Taloqan (pop: 64,300)
67 km (42 mi) WSW of Jurm (pop: 12,100)
70 km (44 mi) SSE of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600)
71 km (44 mi) SSW of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400)
97 km (60 mi) E of Khanabad (pop: 71,500)
244 km (152 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500)
275 km (171 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (pop: 303,300)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||205 km||29km E of Farkhar, Afghanistan||USGS|
|M 4.3||206 km||Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan||EMSC|
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