Terremoto moderado mag. 4.5 - Têrayzaī, Khost, 28 km ENE of Khōst, Afghanistan, miércoles, 4 ago 2021 04:22 (GMT +4:30) -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.5 - Têrayzaī, Khost, 28 km ENE of Khōst, Afghanistan, miércoles,  4 ago 2021 04:22 (GMT +4:30)

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.5 at 5 km depth

3 Aug 23:59 UTC: Primero en informar: NCS después de 7 minutos.
Update Wed, 4 Aug 2021, 00:03
Moderate magnitude 4.5 quake hits 28 km northeast of Khōst, Afghanistan early morning
4.5 quake 4 Aug 4:22 am (GMT +4:30)
4.5 quake 4 Aug 4:22 am (GMT +4:30)
Just 10 minutes ago, a 4.5-magnitude earthquake struck near Khōst, Afghanistan. The tremor was recorded early morning on Wednesday 4 August 2021 at 3:52 am local time, at a very shallow depth of 5 km below the surface.
The event was filed by India's National Center for Seismology (NCS), the first seismological agency to report it.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Khōst (pop. 96,100) located 28 km from the epicenter, and Doaba (pop. 8,900) 52 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Bannu (pop. 49,000) located 67 km from the epicenter, Hangu (pop. 36,200) 82 km away, Markaz-e Woluswalī-ye Āchīn (pop. 15,100) 88 km away, Gardez (pop. 103,600) 89 km away, Sarai Naurang (pop. 19,700) 91 km away, and Jalalabad (pop. 200,300) 110 km away.
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Earthquake data

Fecha & hora: 3 Aug 2021 23:52:46 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: miércoles, 4 ago 2021 04:22 (GMT +4:30)
Magnitud: 4.5
Prof.: 5.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 33.4662°N / 70.1773°E (Têrayzaī, Khost, Afganistán)
Antipode: 33.466°S / 109.823°W
Volcán mas cercano: Dacht-i-Navar (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km al ENE de Khōst (Khowst) (pop: 96,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
52 km al O de Doaba (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistán) (pop: 8,890) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
67 km al NO de Bannu (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistán) (pop: 49,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
82 km al O de Hangu (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistán) (pop: 36,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
88 km al SSO de Markaz-e Woluswalī-ye Āchīn (Nazyan, Nangarhar) (pop: 15,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
89 km al E de Gardez (Paktia) (pop: 103,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
91 km al NO de Sarai Naurang (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistán) (pop: 19,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
93 km al SSE de Ḩukūmatī Azrah (Hisarak, Logar) (pop: 12,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
110 km al SSO de Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
150 km al SE de Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 26.7°C (80 F), humidity: 64%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from N
Fuente primaria de datos: NCS (National Center for Seismology)
Energía liberada estimada: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 MWh, equivalente a 84.8 toneladas de TNT) Más info
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4.55 km150km SE of Kabul , AfghanistanNCS

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