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Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 22 km north of Karakenja, Republican Subordination, Tajikistan, on Saturday, Nov 26, 2022 at 9:21 am (GMT +5) -

Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 22 km north of Karakenja, Republican Subordination, Tajikistan, on Saturday, Nov 26, 2022 at 9:21 am (GMT +5) Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 22 km north of Karakenja, Republican Subordination, Tajikistan, on Saturday, Nov 26, 2022 at 9:21 am (GMT +5)

Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 1 km depth

26 Nov 04:54 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 32 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeNov 26, 2022 04:21:34 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, Nov 26, 2022 at 9:21 am (GMT +5)
Depth1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude39.43°N / 71.52°E (Republican Subordination, Tajikistan)
Antipode39.43°S / 108.48°W
Shaking intensityStrong shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearby towns and cities22 km (13 mi) N of Karakenja (pop: 2,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
59 km (37 mi) SSE of Aydarken (Kadamzhai District, Batken, Kyrgyzstan) (pop: 11,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (38 mi) WSW of Daroot-Korgon (Kyrgyzstan) (pop: 4,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) SSW of Shohimardon (Кадамжай району, Fergana, Uzbekistan) (pop: 5,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
93 km (58 mi) ESE of Vorukh (Sughd) (pop: 3,840) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
109 km (68 mi) SE of Isfara (Sughd) (pop: 37,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
188 km (117 mi) ESE of Khujand (Согдийская область) (pop: 144,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
257 km (160 mi) ENE of Duschanbe (Dushanbe) (pop: 679,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds -8.8°C (16 F), humidity: 59%, wind: 2 m/s (5 kts) from WSW
Estimated seismic energy released7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Seismic station: Batken, Kyrgyzstan (BTK/KR network) | Distance from quake: 92 km / 57 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Batken, Kyrgyzstan: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Bandpass filter applied: 0.2-10.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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