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Latest quakes in or near Balkh, Afghanistan, in the past 14 days - list, stats and map

Updated May 26, 2022 02:20 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 14 days:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 5
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 1 quake between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 14 days, Balkh was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.3, 2 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 1 quake of magnitude 2.8.

Latest quake: Mag. 3.0 | 31 km SW of Sho‘rchi, Shurchi, Surxondaryo Region, Uzbekistan -

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.3 | 26 km SW of Boysun, Surxondaryo Region, Uzbekistan -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Balkh, Afghanistan (updated )

Past 24 hours:no confirmed quakes
Past 7 days:2 quakes | 1 quake M2+ | 1 quake M3+
Past 30 days:7 quakes | 3 quakes M2+ | 3 quakes M3+ | 0 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 90 days:15 quakes | 4 quakes M2+ | 9 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 365 days:64 quakes | 13 quakes M2+ | 27 quakes M3+ | 17 quakes M4+ | 2 quakes M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (4 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Thursday, May 19, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
May 19, 2022 2:23 pm (GMT +5) (May 19, 2022 09:23 GMT)
3.0

10 km
31 km southwest of Sho‘rchi, Shurchi, Surxondaryo Region, Uzbekistan
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May 19, 2022 12:44 pm (GMT +4:30) (May 19, 2022 08:14 GMT)
2.8

10 km
29 km southeast of Aībak, Aybak, Samangan, Afghanistan MoreMap
Sunday, May 15, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
May 15, 2022 3:53 pm (GMT +4:30) (May 15, 2022 11:23 GMT)
3.2

10 km
14 km northwest of Pul-e Khumrī, Puli Khumri, Baghlan, Afghanistan MoreMap
Thursday, May 12, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
May 12, 2022 3:27 pm (GMT +5) (May 12, 2022 10:27 GMT)
5.3

30 km
6.6 km northwest of Duschanbe, Dushanbe, Tajikistan 35 reportsMoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1346 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Balkh Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Balkh?

The last earthquake in Balkh occurred 7 days ago: Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 31 km southwest of Sho‘rchi, Shurchi, Surxondaryo Region, Uzbekistan, on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 2:23 pm (GMT +5).

How many quakes were there in Balkh in the past 14 days?

In the past 14 days, Balkh, Afghanistan had 4 quakes up to magnitude 5.3.

What was the strongest quake in Balkh in the past 14 days?

The strongest earthquake in Balkh in the past 14 days occurred 14 days ago: Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - 6.6 km northwest of Duschanbe, Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 3:27 pm (GMT +5).

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