Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Chahar Dara, 18 km west of Kunduz, Afghanistan, on Sunday, 12 November 1995 at 13:45 (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: 36.713°N / 68.657°E (Chahar Dara, Kunduz, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) W of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) W of Khanabad (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) S of Qarāwul (Imam Sahib) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) N of Baghlan (pop: 108,400) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NNW of Nahrin (Nahrain, Baghlan) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) E of Khulm (Balkh) (pop: 64,900) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) N of Pul-e Khumrī (Baghlan) (pop: 56,400) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) S of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (154 mi) N of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> 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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|5.0||33 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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