Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Yamgān, 40 km south of Jurm, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 27 August 2019 at 11:30 (GMT)

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Yamgān, 40 km south of Jurm, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 27 August 2019 at 11:30 (GMT)

Séisme faible magnitude 4.3 at 195 km depth

27 Aug 11:59 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 29 minutes.
Profondeur recalculée de 200.0 à 195.0 km.
Date & time: 27 Aug 2019 11:30:09 UTC
Magnitude: 4.3
Profondeur: 195.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.51°N / 70.75°E (Yamgān, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km S de Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
69 km SSE de Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
73 km OSO de Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
80 km E de Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
81 km OSO de Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tadjikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
111 km ESE de Tâloqân (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
171 km E de Kondôz (Kunduz) (pop: 161,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
233 km N de Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
263 km NNE de Kaboul (Kabul) (pop: 3,043,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
285 km SE de Douchanbé (Dushanbe, Tadjikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
4.3195 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanEMSC
4.3199 km43km SSW of Jarm, AfghanistanUSGS
4.4187 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanGFZ

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Allahabad / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
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