Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 24 km southeast of Khorugh, Nohijai Şuƣnon, Vilojati Muxtori Kūhistoni Badaxşon, Tajikistan, on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 21:31 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 114 km depth
16 Sep 21:53 UTC: First to report: USGS after 23 minutes.
Depth: 113.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.2928°N / 71.6634°E↗ (Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan)
Antipode: 37.293°S / 108.337°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) N of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) N of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) WNW of Khandūd (Badakhshan, Afghanistan) (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) NE of Jurm (Badakhshan, Afghanistan) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ENE of Faizabad (Badakhshan, Afghanistan) (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) ESE of Kŭlob (Khatlon) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (162 mi) ESE of Kurgan-Tyube (Khatlon) (pop: 65,000) --> See nearby quakes!
288 km (179 mi) ESE of Dushanbe (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
377 km (234 mi) SSE of Khujand (Sughd) (pop: 144,900) --> See nearby quakes!
381 km (237 mi) NE of Kabul (Afghanistan) (pop: 3,043,500) --> 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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|4.4||114 km||23 Km SSE of Khorugh, Tajikistan||USGS|
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