Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Yamgān, 89 km southeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 27 April 1993 at 09:51 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 126 km depth
Date & time: 27 Apr 1993 09:51:07 UTC
Depth: 126.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.431°N / 71.093°E (Yamgān, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) SW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SSE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SSE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) ESE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
274 km (170 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
311 km (193 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> 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||126 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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