Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 9.7 km northwest of Ashkāsham, Ishkāshim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Monday, 14 June 1993 at 12:55 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 162 km depth
Date & time: 14 Jun 1993 12:55:29 UTC
Depth: 162.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.721°N / 71.435°E (Ishkāshim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) WNW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) W of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) ESE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) ESE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
309 km (192 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
318 km (198 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
364 km (226 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||162 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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