Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Republican Subordination, 94 km northeast of Norak, Viloyati Khatlon, Tajikistan, on Saturday, 2 October 1993 at 01:17 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 14 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 14.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.066°N / 69.966°E (Republican Subordination, Tajikistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) WNW of Novobod (Rasht) (pop: 5,350) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) NNE of Roghun (Nurobod) (pop: 7,730) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) W of Rasht (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NNE of Obigarm (Roghun) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NE of Norak (Khatlon) (pop: 18,100) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) SSE of Isfana (Leilek District, Batken, Kyrgyzstan) (pop: 17,000) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NE of Vahdat (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) ENE of Dushanbe (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) SSE of Khujand (Sughd) (pop: 144,900) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) SSE of Tashkent (Toshkent Shahri, 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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