Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Yamgān, 56 km south of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Wednesday, 28 July 1993 at 03:32 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 33 km depth
Date & time: 28 Jul 1993 03:32:38 UTC
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.639°N / 70.785°E (Yamgān, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) S of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SSE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) W of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) W of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) ESE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (172 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
328 km (204 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
384 km (239 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||33 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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