Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 26 km west of Kŭlob, Hamadoni, Khatlon Province, Tajikistan, on 2020-05-22 08:36:57 +05:00 -
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Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
22 May 04:08 UTC: First to report: USGS after 32 minutes.
Date & time: 22 May 2020 03:36:57 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-22 08:36:57 +05:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.9093°N / 69.4832°E (Tajikistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) SSW of Sovet (Temurmalik) (pop: 8,700) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NW of Hulbuk (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Danghara (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) W of Kŭlob (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NNW of Chubek (Hamadoni) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) N of Farkhor (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSE of Norak (pop: 18,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) SSE of Vahdat (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SE of Dushanbe (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) S of Khujand (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||17km SSW of Sovety, Tajikistan||USGS|
|4.3||10 km||Afghanistan-Tajikistan Border Region||GFZ|
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