Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 71 km southwest of Gilgit, Pakistan, on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 7:07 am (GMT +5) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
18 May 03:30 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 23 minutes.
|Date & time||May 18, 2022 02:07:15 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 7:07 am (GMT +5)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||35.35°N / 73.96°E (Diamer, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan)|
|Antipode||35.35°S / 106.04°W|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)|
|Nearby towns and cities||71 km (44 mi) SSW of Gilgit (pop: 10,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
86 km (54 mi) N of Pharkian (Jammu and Kashmir, India) (pop: 500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
94 km (58 mi) S of Gahkuch (pop: 10,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
113 km (71 mi) NE of Battagram (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) (pop: 700,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
200 km (124 mi) NNE of Islamabad (pop: 601,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|2.8||10 km||Pakistan: NORTHWESTERN KASHMIR||KNDC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.