Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 299 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Saturday, 30 May 2020 at 02:34 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 216 km depth
30 May 02:56 UTC: First to report: USGS after 21 minutes.
Depth: 215.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.7098°N / 71.1115°E (Wurduj, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) SE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) W of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) W of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) SE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSW of Khorugh (Nohijai Şuƣnon, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) ESE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (87 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (186 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||216 km||30 km SE of Jurm, Afghanistan||USGS|
|M 4.1||218 km||Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan||EMSC|
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