Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Republican Subordination, 146 km east of Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on Sunday, August 8, 1993 at 22:41 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 16.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.662°N / 70.447°E↗ (Republican Subordination, Tajikistan)
Antipode: 38.662°S / 109.553°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (26 mi) S of Rasht (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Novobod (Rasht) (pop: 5,350) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ESE of Roghun (Nurobod) (pop: 7,730) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) E of Obigarm (Roghun) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) NNE of Leningrad (Muminobod, Khatlon) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) NE of Kŭlob (Khatlon) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) E of Vahdat (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) E of Dushanbe (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) SSE of Khujand (Sughd) (pop: 144,900) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (191 mi) SSE of Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (pop: 1,978,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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