Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - 15 km south of Jajpan, O'zbekiston tumani, Fergana, Uzbekistan, on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 08:18 (GMT) -

Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - 15 km south of Jajpan, O\'zbekiston tumani, Fergana, Uzbekistan, on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 08:18 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

5 Aug 08:27 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Aug 5 08:33: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 5.0.
Date & time: Aug 5, 2020 08:18:51 UTC -
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.24°N / 70.78°E (Fergana, Uzbekistan)
Antipode: 40.24°S / 109.22°W
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (10 mi) S of Jajpan (O'zbekiston tumani) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NE of Isfara (Sughd, Tajikistan) (pop: 37,700) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) N of Batken (Kyrgyzstan) (pop: 10,200) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SE of Beshariq (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Kokand (pop: 187,500) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) W of Fergana (pop: 164,300) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) W of Fergana (pop: 164,300) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) SW of Namangan (pop: 432,500) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) SE of Tashkent (pop: 1,978,000) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) NE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.010 kmTajikistan (Uzbekistan)GFZ
4.910 kmEastern UzbekistanEMSC
4.910 km9 km NNW of Batken, KyrgyzstanUSGS

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Rapkan / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Very strong beat  
Gulakandoz / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
tashkent / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 169 km NW of epicenter) : Terrible (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 169 km NW of epicenter) : Почуствовали (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Качнуло (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Испугались сильно (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Первый этаж ... вообще не ощутила (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Я в очередной раз чуть не обосрался! (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Страшно (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Хороший толчок (reported through EMSC)  
Bektemir (Uzbekistan, 154 km NW of epicenter) : Резко толкнуло, баллов на 3 с хвостиком. Качало минуты 2-3. 4 этаж. (reported through EMSC)  
Qarshi (Uzbekistan, 450 km W of epicenter) : В Ташкенте ощущалось не лихо (reported through EMSC)  
Taraz (Kazakhstan, 296 km N of epicenter) : Я живу в Таразе. Где то в 350 км от епицентрассы. Нечего не чувствовал (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 169 km NW of epicenter) : Нормально (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 169 km NW of epicenter) : Трясло (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 169 km NW of epicenter) : Strong one felt here (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 169 km NW of epicenter) : Felt window shaking (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 169 km NW of epicenter) : Тряхнуло (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 169 km NW of epicenter) : Was a sudden and nearly strong hit. Once shook the apartment and quickly dissipated. (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 169 km NW of epicenter) : Assalomu alaykum. Uchastkada yer qimirlashi unchalik sezilmadi. Men 2-3 ball bo’ldi deb o’ylaganidim. Saytda 4.9 ko’rsatyapti. Faqat bitta “udar” sezildi nomiga. (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 169 km NW of epicenter) : На третьем этаже здания хорошо тряхнуло, время обеда все коллеги в коридор вышли! (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 169 km NW of epicenter) : Живу на9-м этаже, почувствовалась прилично, но быстро закончилось (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 169 km NW of epicenter) : 4 этаж не сильно ощущалось (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Сильно качало (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Сильный толчок (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Вертикальные толчки (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Нормально тронуло заметил на втором этаже (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Тряхнуло) (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Side to side shakes, ~10 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Сидя на стуле, почуствовал как шатает. секунд 5-7 (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Не почувствовала первый этаж (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Был один толчок (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Нормально тряхнуло (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Felt (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Unexpected. Sharp strong jolt. (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Ощущалось на 4 этаже, балла 3 (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Трясло (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Неприятно страшно (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Капец. Только этого нам нехватает (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Балла 3 (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Very strong earthquake (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Ощутимо.Чорсу 5-й этаж (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Где-то так (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Я почувствовал где-то 3 балла.I feel like 3 ball (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Не заметил (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Ташкент 4 этаж, был сильный толчок, все заскрипело, (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Чиланзар видимо не трясло (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Так чучуть ощущалось (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Алгоритм, 2 этаж, не почувствовала (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Немного трясло, думала показалось. Но пришло оповещение из этого приложения. Оказывается не показалось. (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Ого! (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Tashkent about 3 (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : Не по чувствовал чиланзар (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : 13th floor of IBC. Was short but scary (reported through EMSC)  
Tashkent (Uzbekistan, 166 km NW of epicenter) : В офисе на 3 этаже чувствовалась небольшая тряпка (reported through EMSC)  
Ŭrtaowul (Uzbekistan, 165 km NW of epicenter) : Ташкент. Сергели. Дустлик-2. 5-й этаж. Потрясло нормально, ощутимо. Но не долго. (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Вообще не почувствовали. (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Потрясло (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Слегка тряхнуло))) (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Не сильно но ощутимо. (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Гцглю, 2020 что дальше, и тут начинает трясти. Капец блин ответ от Гугла в 3д (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Нормально так. На 3 или 4 балла (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : на третьем этаже хорошо ощущалось и колбасило минуту примерно (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Не сильно но ощутимо. (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Душевно (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Не хило тряхнуло! (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Без комментариев. (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Ташкент,5 этаж,хорошо потрясло (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Нормально так тряхонуло (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Секунд 8-10 (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Тряхнуло (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : 9 этаж. Еле заметно покачало (reported through EMSC)  
Salor (Uzbekistan, 164 km NW of epicenter) : Бедная кошка перепугалась! (reported through EMSC)  
Chirchik (Uzbekistan, 162 km NW of epicenter) : Лежала на диване,ощущалось лёгкое покачивание (reported through EMSC)  
Bektemir (Uzbekistan, 154 km NW of epicenter) : Было ощущаем. (reported through EMSC)  
Bektemir (Uzbekistan, 154 km NW of epicenter) : Не почувствовала практически (reported through EMSC)  
Konibodom (Tajikistan, 22 km W of epicenter) : Проснулся и вышел по маленькому, начался землетрясение, и у меня случился по большому (reported through EMSC)  
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