Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 9.6 km southwest of Ujar, Goychay, Azerbaijan, on 5 Oct 10:56 am (GMT +4) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 9.6 km southwest of Ujar, Goychay, Azerbaijan, on 5 Oct 10:56 am (GMT +4)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 14 km depth

5 Oct 07:15 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Oct 2020 06:56:26 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 5 Oct 10:56 am (GMT +4)
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.44°N / 47.61°E (Azerbaijan)
Nearest volcano: Tskhouk-Karckar (157 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SSW of Ujar (pop: 15,700)
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Ağdaş (Aghdash) (pop: 23,500)
26 km (16 mi) NNW of Zardob (Zərdab) (pop: 10,600)
26 km (16 mi) SSW of Geoktschai (Göyçay) (pop: 35,300)
42 km (26 mi) E of Barda (pop: 37,400)
44 km (27 mi) ESE of Yevlakh (pop: 127,400)
193 km (120 mi) W of Baku (pop: 1,116,500)
286 km (178 mi) NNE of Tabriz (Iran) (pop: 1,424,600)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 13.5°C (56 F), humidity: 87%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from E
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.014 km9 Km of Ucar, AzerbaijanIRSC
M 4.140 km45 Km ESE of Barda, AzerbaijanEMSC

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Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 9.6 km southwest of Ujar, Goychay, Azerbaijan, on 5 Oct 10:56 am (GMT +4)
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  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Depth
    |
    Age
    |
    Distance
    | Details
  • 26 Dec 1939 23:57
    | 7.8 |
    20km / 12.4mi
    |
    81 years ago
    |
    687km / 427mi
    | Eastern Turkey
  • 20 Jun 1990 21:00
    | 7.4 |
    18.5km / 11.5mi
    |
    30 years ago
    |
    418km / 260mi
    | Northern Iran
  • 24 Nov 1976 12:22
    | 7.3 |
    36km / 22mi
    |
    44 years ago
    |
    339km / 211mi
    | Turkey-Iran Border Region
  • 05 Oct 1948 20:12
    | 7.3 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    72 years ago
    |
    966km / 600mi
    | Turkmenistan
  • 23 Jan 1909 02:48
    | 7.3 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    112 years ago
    |
    732km / 455mi
    | Central Iran
  • 12 Nov 2017 18:18
    | 7.2 |
    34km / 21mi
    |
    3 years ago
    |
    640km / 397mi
    | Iran-Iraq Border Region
  • 01 May 1929 15:37
    | 7.2 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    92 years ago
    |
    909km / 565mi
    | Turkmenistan
  • 23 Oct 2011 10:41
    | 7.1 |
    18km / 11.2mi
    |
    9 years ago
    |
    400km / 249mi
    | Eastern Turkey
  • 06 May 1930 22:34
    | 7.1 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    91 years ago
    |
    358km / 222mi
    | Turkey-Iran Border Region
  • 06 Dec 2000 17:11
    | 7.0 |
    30km / 19mi
    |
    20 years ago
    |
    620km / 385mi
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