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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - Northwestern Kashmir (Pakistan) on Monday, 30 December 2019

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake  - Northwestern Kashmir (Pakistan) on Monday, 30 December 2019
Dec 30 17:28: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.5.
Dec 30 18:04: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 29.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 30 December 2019 17:18 UTC
Magnitude: 5.6
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.49°N / 74.71°E (Pakistan)
Nearest volcano: Kunlun (504 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.6*10^13 J (4.4 GWh / 3788 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 30 Dec 2019
Mon, 30 Dec 17:18 UTCM 5.4 / 20 kmNorthwestern Kashmir (Pakistan)EMSC
Mon, 30 Dec 17:18 UTCM 5.4 / 23.8 kmNorthwestern Kashmir (Pakistan)GeoAu
Mon, 30 Dec 17:19 UTCM 5.5 / 56 kmNorthwestern Kashmir (Pakistan)BMKG
Mon, 30 Dec 17:18 UTCM 5.4 / 13.3 km34km NW of Idgah, PakistanUSGS
Mon, 30 Dec 17:18 UTCM 5.5 / 30 km克什米尔地区 (Pakistan)CEIC

"I felt it" reports:
(90.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
Jaglot / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Gilgit / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Jaglot / MMI IV (Light shaking): Horizontal shaking of land suffered several time. 3 consective shocks are felt between 0530 to 0545 hours.
Wahdat colony jutial gilgit / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I experienced 3 times this earth quake in a span of 1 hour. It was with a different sound in air. People were very much terrified. My wife cried.. It was different from the past experiences theor was a great sound. I don't know if this was some other kind of earth quake. On of my friend guessed it might be a earth quake which effected the air more than land.
Gilgit / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Hunza / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Hunza / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Gilgit / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(275.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Danyore Gilgit / MMI IV (Light shaking): Vibration was huge like a tractor.
(55.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Gilgit / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(Pakistan) (61 km NE from epicenter)(no details): This was second felt here the same in gilgit, Gilgit-Baltistan Pakistan (via EMSC)
Gilgit (Pakistan) (55 km NW from epicenter)(no details): The intensity was immense and the duration was also long. (via EMSC)
Gilgit (Pakistan) (55 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Epic (via EMSC)
Wazīrābād (Pakistan) (358 km S from epicenter)(no details): Feel little shock (via EMSC)
(Pakistan) (267 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Slight shaking felt in Islamabad (via EMSC)
Islamabad (Pakistan) (263 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It was sudden jerk, felt it for few seconds! (via EMSC)
Islamabad (Pakistan) (262 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I felt in islamabad while sitting on my bed on 3rd floor...it was one little swing... (via EMSC)
Islamabad (Pakistan) (261 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Tremors felt in Islamabad (via EMSC)
Islamabad (Pakistan) (261 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Mazaidaar zalzala tha (via EMSC)
Bāramūla (India) (162 km S from epicenter)(no details): Largely felt in baramulla and other areas of Kashmir (via EMSC)
Gilgit (Pakistan) (46 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Small amount of energy is still releasing from earth. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 30 Dec 17:49 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info]Northwestern Kashmir (Pakistan)[Map]GFZ
Mon, 30 Dec 19:20 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]36km NW of Idgah, Pakistan[Map]USGS
Tue, 31 Dec 2019
Tue, 31 Dec 00:52 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info]northwestern Kashmir (Pakistan)[Map]USGS

 

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