- Awārān District, 96 km southwest of Khuzdar, Khuzdār, Balochistan, Pakistan, on Thursday, 25 September 2014 at 06:16 (GMT)

 - Awārān District, 96 km southwest of Khuzdar, Khuzdār, Balochistan, Pakistan, on Thursday, 25 September 2014 at 06:16 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 47 km depth

25 Sep 06:25 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 9 minutes.
Sep 25 07:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 47.0 km.
Date & time: 25 Sep 2014 06:16:15 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 47.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.34°N / 65.8°E (Awārān District, Balochistan, Pakistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km (59 mi) SW of Khuzdar (pop: 141,200) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) SSE of Kharan (pop: 30,800) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) NNW of Uthal (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) SSW of Kalat (pop: 26,700) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) SE of Dalbandin (pop: 14,600) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (181 mi) SSW of Mastung (pop: 29,100) --> See nearby quakes!
301 km (187 mi) NNW of Karachi (Sindh) (pop: 11,624,200) --> See nearby quakes!
311 km (193 mi) ENE of Turbat (pop: 75,700) --> See nearby quakes!
318 km (198 mi) SW of Sibi (pop: 64,100) --> See nearby quakes!
336 km (209 mi) NW of Hyderabad (Sindh) (pop: 1,386,300) --> See nearby quakes!
379 km (235 mi) SSW of Pishin (pop: 24,200) --> See nearby quakes!
379 km (236 mi) WSW of Dera Bugti (pop: 18,100) --> See nearby quakes!
425 km (264 mi) NE of Gwadar (pop: 51,900) --> See nearby quakes!
433 km (269 mi) SW of Loralai (pop: 37,800) --> See nearby quakes!
441 km (274 mi) SW of Kohlu (pop: 11,100) --> See nearby quakes!
462 km (287 mi) SW of Barkhan (pop: 8,760) --> See nearby quakes!
568 km (353 mi) SW of Zhob (pop: 50,500) --> See nearby quakes!
992 km (616 mi) SW of Islamabad (pop: 601,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.247 kmPakistanGFZ
M 5.129 km100km NNE of Awaran, PakistanUSGS

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- Awārān District, 96 km southwest of Khuzdar, Khuzdār, Balochistan, Pakistan, on Thursday, 25 September 2014 at 06:16 (GMT)
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