Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Tajikistan on Friday, 14 May 1982 at 17:57 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 33 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.197°N / 68.402°E (Tajikistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km (34 mi) NNW of Khodzha-Maston (pop: 9,780) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) ESE of Panjakent (pop: 35,100) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) N of Hisor (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) N of Tursunzoda (pop: 37,000) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NNW of Dushanbe (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NNW of Boshkengash (Nohijai Rūdakī) (pop: 23,700) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) NW of Vahdat (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSW of Istaravshan (pop: 52,900) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) SW of Khujand (pop: 144,900) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) SSW of Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (pop: 1,978,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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