Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Zebak, 16 km southwest of Ashkāsham, Ishkāshim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Sunday, 28 March 1993 at 18:40 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 185 km depth
Date & time: 28 Mar 1993 18:40:57 UTC
Depth: 184.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.572°N / 71.415°E (Zebak, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) ESE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
305 km (189 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
319 km (198 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
350 km (217 mi) NNW of Islamabad (Pakistan) (pop: 601,600) --> 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||185 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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