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Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.0 - Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan mercoledí, 09 ottobre 2019

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.0 - Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan mercoledí, 09 ottobre 2019
9 Oct 10:51 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 7 minuti.
Oct 9 10:53: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 4.9 a 5.0.
Profondità ricalcolata da 192.0 a 189.0 km.
Data & ora: Wednesday, 9 October 2019 10:44 UTC
Magnitudine: 5.0
Profondità: 189.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 36.49°N / 70.73°E (Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km SW da Jurm (pop: 12,100)
71 km S da Fayzabad (pop: 44,400)
75 km SW da Ashkāsham (pop: 12,100)
169 km E da Kunduz (pop: 161,900)
179 km SE da Kŭlob (pop: 78,800)
186 km NE da Baghlān (pop: 108,400)
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [saperne di più]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Data / oraMag. / ProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
Wed, 9 Oct 10:44 UTCM 5.0 / 189 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanGFZ
Wed, 9 Oct 10:44 UTCM 5.0 / 202 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanEMSC
Wed, 9 Oct 10:44 UTCM 5.1 / 188.7 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanGeoAu
Wed, 9 Oct 10:44 UTCM 5.0 / 202.2 km43km SSW of Jarm, AfghanistanUSGS
Wed, 9 Oct 10:44 UTCM 5.2 / 190 kmHindu Kush Region, AfghanistanBMKG

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Toshkent / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kabul / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking
Islamabad, Pakistan / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Well i was sitting on the 3rd floor of a building in Islamabad, Pakistan and we were just swinging, i felt like a seesaw or like sitting on a boat. Well you know now a days i feel daily such quakes on the 3rd floor of this building.
Bagram Air Field / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : My first earthquake. Duration about 1 sec. The impression of a passing truck. Invisible to people standing on the ground.
Kabul, Afghanistan / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Lightly shook walls and computer monitors
Kabul / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Buildings shook (weakly), but nothing fell off shelves. Lasted for less thab 5 seconds.
263.9 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan, 553 km NW of epicenter) : A little shake (reported through EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan, 546 km NW of epicenter) : Узбекистан ,Ташкент ,8 этаж ощутимо было ,почувствовали туда и обратку (reported through EMSC)
Toshkent (Uzbekistan, 546 km NW of epicenter) : Особо не чувствовал. Ташкент. (reported through EMSC)
Jhelum (Pakistan, 486 km SE of epicenter) : little (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 394 km SE of epicenter) : Not felt (reported through EMSC)
Islamabad (Pakistan, 379 km SE of epicenter) : Felt earthquake (reported through EMSC)
Islamabad (Pakistan, 378 km SE of epicenter) : Slightly shake short duration 20 seconds (reported through EMSC)
Islamabad (Pakistan, 378 km SE of epicenter) : No (reported through EMSC)
Kabul (Afghanistan, 256 km SW of epicenter) : Strong than the usual felling (reported through EMSC)
Kabul (Afghanistan, 256 km SW of epicenter) : What me up like from my nap (reported through EMSC)
Kabul (Afghanistan, 256 km SW of epicenter) : What is the number of earthquake (reported through EMSC)
(Afghanistan, 214 km SW of epicenter) : I felt the furniture shaking (reported through EMSC)

Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake: Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan, 9 Oct 2019 10h44

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List of recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 03 Nov 2019 12:41 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    189.9 km (118 mi) depth
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 29 Oct 2019 21:43 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    217.3 km (135 mi) depth
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Oct 2019 07:49 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    205.9 km (127.9 mi) depth
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Oct 2019 01:11 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    190 km (118.1 mi) depth
    4 km (3 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan on Wednesday, 9 October 2019

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