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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 17 Km NNW of Dadhar, Pakistan, on 16 Oct 1:13 pm (GMT +5)

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 17 Km NNW of Dadhar, Pakistan, on 16 Oct 1:13 pm (GMT +5)
16 Oct 08:53 UTC: First to report: USGS after 40 minutes.
Date & time: 2020-10-16 08:13:31 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 16 Oct 1:13 pm (GMT +5)
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 18.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.612°N / 67.5585°E (Pakistan)
Nearest volcano: Tor Zawar (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) NW of Dadhar (pop: 15,100)
32 km (20 mi) NW of Sibi (pop: 64,100)
36 km (22 mi) SE of Mach (pop: 16,900)
83 km (52 mi) SE of Quetta (pop: 733,700)
171 km (106 mi) NW of Jacobabad (pop: 170,600)
180 km (112 mi) SE of Chaman (pop: 88,600)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 34.4°C (94 F), humidity: 9%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SE
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
2020-10-16 08:13:31 UTC
16 Oct 1:13 pm (GMT +5)
M 4.3 / 18.9 km17 Km NNW of Dadhar, PakistanUSGS
2020-10-16 08:13:30 UTCM 4.3 / 20 km21 Km W of Sibi, PakistanEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
sialkot / Very weak shaking (MMI II)

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 17 Km NNW of Dadhar, Pakistan, on 16 Oct 1:13 pm (GMT +5)
    Hint: Click on Date/Time to show latest first
  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Depth
    |
    Age
    |
    Distance
    | Details
  • 27 Nov 1945 21:56
    | 8.1 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    75 years ago
    |
    652km / 405mi
    | Off the Coast of Pakistan
  • 04 Apr 1905 00:49
    | 7.9 |
    20km / 12.4mi
    |
    116 years ago
    |
    941km / 584mi
    | Himachal Pradesh, India
  • 16 Apr 2013 10:44
    | 7.8 |
    82km / 51mi
    |
    8 years ago
    |
    562km / 349mi
    | 83km E of Khash, Iran
  • 15 Nov 1921 20:36
    | 7.8 |
    240km / 149mi
    |
    99 years ago
    |
    790km / 491mi
    | Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan
  • 24 Sep 2013 11:29
    | 7.7 |
    20km / 12.4mi
    |
    7 years ago
    |
    353km / 219mi
    | 66km NNE of Awaran, Pakistan
  • 26 Jan 2001 03:16
    | 7.7 |
    16km / 9.9mi
    |
    20 years ago
    |
    738km / 459mi
    | Gujarat, India
  • 07 Jul 1909 21:37
    | 7.7 |
    200km / 124mi
    |
    111 years ago
    |
    690km / 429mi
    | Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan
  • 08 Oct 2005 03:50
    | 7.6 |
    26km / 16mi
    |
    15 years ago
    |
    789km / 490mi
    | Pakistan
  • 26 Oct 2015 09:09
    | 7.5 |
    212km / 132mi
    |
    5 years ago
    |
    815km / 507mi
    | Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan
  • 04 Mar 1949 10:19
    | 7.5 |
    229km / 142mi
    |
    72 years ago
    |
    826km / 514mi
    | Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan
  • Show all

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