Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 13 km west of Ishqoshim, Ishkoshim, Vilojati Muxtori Kūhistoni Badaxşon, Tajikistan, Afghanistan, on Friday, 17 July 2020 at 20:51 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 166 km depth
17 Jul 20:59 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Jul 2020 20:51:22 UTC -
Depth: 166.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.77°N / 71.48°E (Ishkāshim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) NNW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WNW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) E of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) ESE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (145 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
277 km (172 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (192 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
325 km (202 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
368 km (228 mi) NNW of Islamabad (Pakistan) (pop: 601,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
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||166 km||Afghanistan-Tajikistan Border Region||GFZ|
|M 4.7||171 km||4.7 Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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