Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - 61 km west of Dera Ghazi Khan, Dera Ghāzi Khān, Punjab, Pakistan, on Wednesday, 12 December 2018 at 18:41 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - 61 km west of Dera Ghazi Khan, Dera Ghāzi Khān, Punjab, Pakistan, on Wednesday, 12 December 2018 at 18:41 (GMT)

Séisme modéré magnitude 4.8 at 10 km depth

12 Dec 18:50 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 9 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Dec 2018 18:41:22 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.91°N / 70.03°E (Dera Ghāzi Khān, Penjab, Pakistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km E de Barkhan (Balochistan) (pop: 8,760) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
52 km NO de Dajal (Rajanpur) (pop: 17,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
61 km OSO de Dera Ghazi Khan (pop: 236,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
62 km ONO de Jampur (pop: 63,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
90 km ONO de Jatoi Shimali (pop: 47,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
94 km NNO de Rajanpur (pop: 50,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
109 km SO de Kot Addu (pop: 104,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
337 km OSO de Faisalabad (pop: 2,506,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
452 km OSO de Lahore (pop: 6,310,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
511 km SO de Islamabad (pop: 601,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.810 kmPakistanGFZ
M 4.710 kmPAKISTANEMSC
M 4.710 km- 35km ENE of Barkhan, PakistanUSGS

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Dera Ghāzi Khān (Pakistan, 72 km E of epicenter) : I was laying in bed suddenly i felt little bit vibration in my bed, that was the first shock, then i looked at the cieling fan(that was switched off), i was watching that fan and observing whether it is real earthquack or just some kind of fear, again after 2 to 3 second i felt more vibrations(this time it was with more intensity). Also fan was moving like pendolum... (reported through EMSC)
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