Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Wurduj, 72 km southeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Wednesday, 31 March 1993 at 15:37 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 33 km depth
Date & time: 31 Mar 1993 15:37:48 UTC
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.712°N / 71.208°E (Wurduj, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) W of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) W of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ESE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (164 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
295 km (183 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
305 km (189 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
372 km (231 mi) NNW of Islamabad (Pakistan) (pop: 601,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||33 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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