Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 273 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 04:20 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 268 km depth
11 Jul 04:38 UTC: First to report: USGS after 19 minutes.
Depth: 268.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.6693°N / 70.6566°E↗ (Yamgān, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Antipode: 36.669°S / 109.343°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) SW of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) S of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) W of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) W of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) SE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
265 km (165 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
316 km (197 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
393 km (244 mi) NNW of Islamabad (Pakistan) (pop: 601,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|4.3||268 km||26 km SW of Jurm, Afghanistan||USGS|
|4.3||266 km||Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan||EMSC|
|4.1||269 km||Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan||GFZ|
User reports for this quake
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