Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 251 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, on 11 Oct 6:06 pm (GMT +5) -

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - 251 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, on 11 Oct 6:06 pm (GMT +5)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 100 km depth

11 Oct 13:44 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 11 Oct 2020 13:36:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 11 Oct 6:06 pm (GMT +5)
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 100.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.16°N / 71.09°E (Chitrāl District, North-West Frontier, Pakistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
70 km (44 mi) SW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) SW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSE of Jurm (Badakhshan, Afghanistan) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) NW of Dīr (pop: 29,900) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) NW of Thal (Upper Dir) (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (118 mi) NNW of Bat Khela (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) NW of Mingora (pop: 279,900) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (144 mi) NNW of Charsadda (pop: 95,300) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) N of Peshawar (pop: 1,218,800) --> See nearby quakes!
336 km (209 mi) NNW of Rawalpindi (Punjab) (pop: 1,743,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds -3.2°C (26 F), humidity: 93%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.71 km- 71 km SW of Ashkāsham, AfghanistanGFZ
M 4.5110 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanEMSC
M 4.5112 km72 Km SW of Ashkāsham, AfghanistanUSGS
M 5.2116 kmAfghanistan-Tajikistan Border RegionBMKG

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