Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Wurduj, 72 km southeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Wednesday, 28 July 1993 at 03:10 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 265 km depth
Date & time: 28 Jul 1993 03:10:24 UTC
Depth: 265.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.676°N / 71.171°E (Wurduj, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) W of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) W of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 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!
300 km (186 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
370 km (230 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||265 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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