Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Kuran Wa Munjan, Badakhshan, 248 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 13 April 1993 at 05:10 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 51 km depth
Date & time: 13 Apr 1993 05:10:16 UTC
Depth: 50.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.212°N / 70.972°E (Kuran Wa Munjan, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
73 km (45 mi) SW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) S of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) SSE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) ESE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) NE of Bāzārak (Panjshir) (pop: 65,000) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
323 km (201 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
335 km (208 mi) NW of Islamabad (Pakistan) (pop: 601,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||51 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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