Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Republican Subordination, 140 km east of Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on Wednesday, May 4, 1994 at 10:40 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 29 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 29.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.844°N / 70.343°E↗ (Republican Subordination, Tajikistan)
Antipode: 38.844°S / 109.657°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) S of Rasht (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SE of Novobod (Rasht) (pop: 5,350) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) E of Roghun (Nurobod) (pop: 7,730) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) ENE of Obigarm (Roghun) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) NNE of Leningrad (Muminobod, Khatlon) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) NNE of Kŭlob (Khatlon) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) ENE of Vahdat (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) ENE of Dushanbe (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) SSE of Khujand (Sughd) (pop: 144,900) --> See nearby quakes!
286 km (178 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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