Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Yamgān, 79 km southeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Friday, 11 September 1992 at 18:03 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 208 km depth
Date & time: 11 Sep 1992 18:03:36 UTC
Depth: 208.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.469°N / 70.943°E (Yamgān, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) WSW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) E of Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) ESE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) N of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (186 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.7||208 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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