Strong mag. 5.4 earthquake - 52 km east of Rasht, Republican Subordination, Tajikistan, on Saturday, July 4, 2020 at 09:53 (GMT) -

Strong mag. 5.4 earthquake - 52 km east of Rasht, Republican Subordination, Tajikistan, on Saturday, July 4, 2020 at 09:53 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 10 km depth

4 Jul 10:00 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Jul 4 13:40: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.4.
Date & time: Jul 4, 2020 09:53:01 UTC -
Magnitude: 5.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.03°N / 70.98°E (Republican Subordination, Tajikistan)
Antipode: 39.03°S / 109.02°W
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Karakenja (pop: 2,900) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) E of Rasht (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) E of Novobod (Rasht) (pop: 5,350) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSE of Vorukh (Sughd) (pop: 3,840) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) ENE of Roghun (Nurobod) (pop: 7,730) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) SSE of Isfara (Sughd) (pop: 37,700) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) SSE of Konibodom (Sughd) (pop: 50,400) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) SE of Khujand (Sughd) (pop: 144,900) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (123 mi) ENE of Dushanbe (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
290 km (180 mi) SSE of Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (pop: 1,978,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.410 kmTajikistanGFZ
5.510 kmTajikistanEMSC
5.510 kmTajikistanBMKG
5.410 km46 km E of Rasht, TajikistanUSGS
5.340 kmTajikistanGeoAu
5.510 km塔吉克斯坦 (Tajikistan)CEIC

User reports for this quake (44)

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Auckland (0.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Wow  
Dushanbe (199.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Ощущалось на 6 этаже (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 287 km NW of epicenter) : Кимирлади ёмонам (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 286 km NW of epicenter) : A bit shaking. (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 286 km NW of epicenter) : люстра минуту где-то качалась, ощутимо было, Ташкент, 3ий этаж (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 286 km NW of epicenter) : 2-3 балла (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 286 km NW of epicenter) : Ощутимо потрясло. (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Ташкент, балла 3 (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Дархан,1 этаж даже мебель трещала (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Ощутимое землетрясение, примерно в 2-3 балла (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : 8 этаж, шатнуло (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Довольно ощутимо. 4 этаж. (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : 2-3 балла (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Не почувствовала но люстра качалась (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Не почувствовала но люстра качалась (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : 9-й этаж, прилично и долго (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Didn't feel it, but bookshelfs were trembling (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : 5 second, may be 2 balls (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Быстро, секунд 5 трясло (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Испугались (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Слегка пошатало. Люстра качалась. (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : 2 балла (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Ташкент,4 этаж, люстра качалалась.недолго (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Slight earthquake (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Ташкент 9 этаж. Покачивало. (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Light shaking (reported through EMSC)  
Tursunzoda (Tajikistan, 248 km W of epicenter) : Вроде как 2,3 бала (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : Ҷунбидеееее (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : Тихонько так качнуло... (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : Pretty strong shake (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : 9 этаж долго трясло (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : Трясло довольно сильно (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : Дети не нарушались... (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : Душанбе. Слегка ощушалось (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : Чуствовалось несколько боковых толчков. (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : My wife and I were in the same room. I felt it, she did not. (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : Было ощутимо в Душанбе (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : Нормально так пошатало. (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : Один толчок, но раскачало люстру прилично. (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : Minor vibrations. (reported through EMSC)  
Dushanbe (Tajikistan, 201 km W of epicenter) : Колебания чувствовались в диапазоне 3-4 баллов (reported through EMSC)  
Khŭjand (Tajikistan, 175 km NW of epicenter) : Немного пошатнуло (reported through EMSC)  
Khujand (Tajikistan, 175 km NW of epicenter) : Слабый толчок было (reported through EMSC)  
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  • 15 Jul 2020 09:32 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
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    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details

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