Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Viloyati Khatlon, 39 km southeast of Rasht, Republican Subordination, Tajikistan, on Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at 12:47 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 35 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.786°N / 70.704°E↗ (Viloyati Khatlon, Tajikistan)
Antipode: 38.786°S / 109.296°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) SE of Rasht (Republican Subordination) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) ESE of Novobod (Rasht, Republican Subordination) (pop: 5,350) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) E of Roghun (Nurobod, Republican Subordination) (pop: 7,730) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) E of Obigarm (Roghun, Republican Subordination) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) NE of Leningrad (Muminobod, Khatlon) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) NE of Kŭlob (Khatlon) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) E of Dushanbe (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (118 mi) SSE of Khujand (Sughd) (pop: 144,900) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (123 mi) ENE of Kurgan-Tyube (Khatlon) (pop: 65,000) --> See nearby quakes!
303 km (189 mi) SSE of Tashkent (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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