Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - 14 km southeast of Rasht, Republican Subordination, Tajikistan, on Saturday, July 21, 2007 at 22:44 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.936°N / 70.485°E↗ (Republican Subordination, Tajikistan)
Antipode: 38.936°S / 109.515°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) SE of Rasht (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) ESE of Novobod (Rasht) (pop: 5,350) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) ENE of Roghun (Nurobod) (pop: 7,730) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) ENE of Obigarm (Roghun) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) NNE of Kŭlob (Khatlon) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) S of Isfara (Sughd) (pop: 37,700) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (84 mi) ENE of Vahdat (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) ENE of Dushanbe (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) SSE of Khujand (Sughd) (pop: 144,900) --> See nearby quakes!
281 km (174 mi) SSE of Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (pop: 1,978,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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