Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Tagāb, Badakhshan, 80 km east of Taloqan, Tāluqān, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Thursday, 5 November 1992 at 09:21 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 204 km depth
Date & time: 5 Nov 1992 09:21:56 UTC
Depth: 203.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.494°N / 70.374°E (Tagāb, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (29 mi) E of Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SW of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SSW of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) ENE of Baghlan (pop: 108,400) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) N of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (152 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||204 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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