Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 294 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Wednesday, 1 July 2020 at 21:37 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 218 km depth
1 Jul 22:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 35 minutes.
Depth: 218.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.68°N / 71.07°E (Jurm, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) W of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) SE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (183 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.2||218 km||Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan||EMSC|
|M 4.2||218 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
KABUL AFGHANISTAN / Very weak shaking (MMI II)