Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Zebak, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Friday, Jan 14, 2022 9:13 pm (GMT +5) -

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Zebak, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Friday, Jan 14, 2022 9:13 pm (GMT +5)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 103 km depth

14 Jan 16:19 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 7 minutes.
14 Jan 16:20: Now using data updates from GFZ
14 Jan 16:28: Now using data updates from USGS
Date & time: Jan 14, 2022 16:13:03 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Jan 14, 2022 9:13 pm (GMT +5)
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 103.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.568°N / 71.5044°E (Zebak, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Antipode: 36.568°S / 108.496°W
Nearby towns and cities:
310 km (193 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds -20.4°C (-5 F), humidity: 62%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from SE
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.1103 km13 Km SSW of Ashkāsham, AfghanistanUSGS
5.510 kmPakistan: Near MardanRENASS
5.1114 kmHINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTANEMSC
5.1103 kmAfghanistan-Tajikistan Border RegionRaspberryShake
5.1101 kmAfghanistan-Tajikistan Border RegionGFZ
5.381 kmAfghanistanNCS
5.0105 kmAfghanistan-Tajikistan Border RegionGeoAu

User reports for this quake (25)

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Duschanbe (322.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 minutes : I was at home, doing my homework, I noticed the quake after hearing our wardrobe shaking | 2 users found this interesting.  
Juglot (293.7 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : It's a very side way of the quick | One user found this interesting.  
Taxila (337.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : I was sitting on a chair and doing some office work when I felt earthquake. | One user found this interesting.  
Rawlakot, Poonch District, Azad Kashmir (364.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : My Bed was shaking and Fan also I felt that it was earthquake here. | One user found this interesting.  
Risalpur (281.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : Sitting on my bed | One user found this interesting.  
Islamabad (348.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 30-60 s
near Rawalpindi, Punjab (373.4 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Rawalpindi Pakistan  
Peshawar pc hotel (283.9 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Ana dushanbe city (327.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Terable  
Shabqadar (258.8 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Mingora, Swāt District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (213.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Risālpur, Nowshera District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (282.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 15-20 s
Mansehra (292.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
Utmanzai, Chārsadda District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (262.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s : I feel but in small value  
Islamabad (348.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 30-60 s
Mansehra, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (292 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
Ayni dushanbe tajikistan (317 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Mardan (266.9 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Felt at sleeping bed  
Odigram, Swat,Pakistan / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 20-30 s : Very bad  
Душанбе / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s
Pc Peshawar / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Dushanbe / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : Легкая тряска  
Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 20-30 s : Very bad  
Mansehra / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
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Date and timeMag
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LocationDetails
Jan 15, 2022 11:22
7 days ago
4.3

95 km
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