Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - 58 km northeast of Kŭlob, Viloyati Khatlon, Tajikistan, on 23 May 7:29 pm (GMT +5) -

Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - 58 km northeast of Kŭlob, Viloyati Khatlon, Tajikistan, on 23 May 7:29 pm (GMT +5)

Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

23 May 16:00 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 31 minutes.
Date & time: May 23, 2021 14:29:27 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 23 May 7:29 pm (GMT +5)
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.37°N / 70.1°E (Viloyati Khatlon, Tajikistan)
Antipode: 38.37°S / 109.9°W
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) N of Leningrad (Muminobod, Khatlon) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NNE of Kŭlob (Khatlon) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) E of Norak (Khatlon) (pop: 18,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) ENE of Danghara (Khatlon) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NNE of Hulbuk (Khatlon) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) NNE of Chubek (Hamadoni, Khatlon) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) ESE of Vahdat (Republican Subordination) (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (72 mi) E of Dushanbe (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) ENE of Kurgan-Tyube (Khatlon) (pop: 65,000) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) SSE of Khujand (Sughd) (pop: 144,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.010 kmAFGHANISTAN-TAJIKISTAN BORDER REGIONKNDC

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Multan (913.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I was seeing the seismograph in my house .It showed a little viberation in it. I myself could not feel the quake | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
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