Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 63 km southeast of Rawalpindi, Pakistan, on Tuesday, 7 July 2020 at 20:42 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 63 km southeast of Rawalpindi, Pakistan, on Tuesday, 7 July 2020 at 20:42 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 34 km depth

7 Jul 20:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Jul 7 22:28: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 34.0 km.
Date & time: 7 Jul 2020 08:42:24 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.26°N / 73.59°E (Pakistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) ESE of Nazir Town (Rawalpindi) (pop: 6,750)
27 km (17 mi) E of Gujar Khan (pop: 69,400)
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Jhelum (pop: 145,000)
41 km (25 mi) SW of Kotli (pop: 640,000)
41 km (26 mi) SSE of Kahuta (Rawalpindi) (pop: 22,600)
55 km (34 mi) NW of Bhimbar (pop: 342,900)
202 km (126 mi) NNW of Lahore (pop: 6,310,900)
210 km (131 mi) NNE of Faisalabad (pop: 2,506,600)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.534 kmPakistanEMSC
M 4.534 km11 km ESE of Nazir Town, PakistanUSGS
M 4.310 kmPakistanGFZ

User reports for this quake (25)

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17.4 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
51.9 km NW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Mirpur azad kashmir / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Veryshaking but for short time. If it would happen for along time the destruction could be at peak. like 2005 earthquake .i would like to request that there should be a geological survey of mirpur
Mirpur A.k / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Mangla / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Bad
jhelum / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Mirpur ak pakistan / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mirpur / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : 3 time the earth vibrate
jhelum pakistan / Light shaking (MMI IV) : while sleeping awajed by this shake
Mirpur azad kashmir / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Mirpur AK / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Mīrpur (Pakistan, 146 km N of epicenter) : Dangerous (reported through EMSC)
Mīrpur (Pakistan, 146 km N of epicenter) : that was horrible (reported through EMSC)
Mīrpur Māthelo (Pakistan, 683 km SW of epicenter) : Strongly felt (reported through EMSC)
Mīrpur Māthelo (Pakistan, 683 km SW of epicenter) : 3 sec wave (reported through EMSC)
Mīrpur (Pakistan, 153 km N of epicenter) : ابھی مجھے زلزلے کاجھٹکا محسوس ہوا ہے اللہ کریم کرم فرمائیں (reported through EMSC)
Mīrpur (Pakistan, 153 km N of epicenter) : i felt earthquake just now (reported through EMSC)
Mīrpur (Pakistan, 153 km N of epicenter) : I Felt Earthquake just now (reported through EMSC)
Rawalpindi (Pakistan, 80 km NW of epicenter) : Large shaking . Telecom tower was swapping and swinging side by side. It was so beautiful (reported through EMSC)
New Mirpur (Pakistan, 14 km NE of epicenter) : We are living in mirpur on the bank of largest water reservior mangla, like previous year when the level of water reaches near to top level earthquakes starts,So no to water reserviors (reported through EMSC)
New Mirpur (Pakistan, 14 km NE of epicenter) : 2 sec but hard (reported through EMSC)
New Mirpur (Pakistan, 14 km NE of epicenter) : Just happened (reported through EMSC)
New Mirpur (Pakistan, 14 km NE of epicenter) : Feel Earthquake (reported through EMSC)
Okara (Pakistan, 241 km S of epicenter) : I felt nothing (reported through EMSC)
Rawalpindi (Pakistan, 82 km NW of epicenter) : Heard windows shaking. Second quake in the same region and at same depth. Worrisome (reported through EMSC)
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