Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - Wurduj, 77 km southeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Monday, 23 November 1992 at 07:11 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 228 km depth
Date & time: 23 Nov 1992 07:11:16 UTC
Depth: 228.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.611°N / 71.173°E (Wurduj, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (21 mi) WSW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) WSW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (156 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (183 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
301 km (187 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
364 km (226 mi) NNW of Islamabad (Pakistan) (pop: 601,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||228 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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