Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Wurduj, 83 km southeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Saturday, 22 May 1993 at 04:28 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 103 km depth
Date & time: 22 May 1993 04:28:34 UTC
Depth: 102.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.545°N / 71.179°E (Wurduj, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WSW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (179 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
306 km (190 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 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||103 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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