Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Jurm, 58 km southeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Monday, 1 March 1993 at 18:29 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 184 km depth
Date & time: 1 Mar 1993 18:29:40 UTC
Depth: 183.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.643°N / 70.843°E (Jurm, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (15 mi) S of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SSE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) W of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) W of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) E of Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
249 km (155 mi) N of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
278 km (173 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.8||184 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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