Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 19 km west of Denov, Surxondaryo Viloyati, Uzbekistan, on Sunday, 10 May 2009 at 17:34 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 19 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 19.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.234°N / 67.687°E (Uzbekistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Denau (pop: 69,000) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NNW of Sho‘rchi (Shurchi) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) E of Boysun (pop: 25,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) WSW of Tursunzoda (Tajikistan) (pop: 37,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WSW of Hisor (Tajikistan) (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) WSW of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) NNE of Termez (pop: 140,400) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SSE of Samarkand (pop: 319,400) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) ESE of Qarshi (pop: 222,900) --> See nearby quakes!
362 km (225 mi) SSW of Tashkent (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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