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Largest earthquakes in or near Lower Kohistan District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

Updated: Aug 3, 2022 04:01 GMT -
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Quakes since 1900:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 7
  • 9 quakes between magnitude 6 and 7
  • 130 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
Since 1900, Lower Kohistan District has had 1 quake of magnitude 7.6, 9 quakes between 6.0 and 7.0, and 130 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 5.1 | Badakhshan, Afghanistan -

Strongest quake: Mag. 7.6 | 22 km NE of Muzaffarabad, Muzaffarābād, Azad Kashmir, Pakistan -

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Showing quakes since 1900, magnitude 5 or higher (140 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Jan 14, 2022 9:13 pm (GMT +5) (Jan 14, 2022 16:13 GMT)
5.1

103 km
411 km (255 mi)Badakhshan, Afghanistan 25 reportsMore
Dec 27, 2021 6:31 pm (GMT +5) (Dec 27, 2021 13:31 GMT)
5.2

46 km
485 km (301 mi)63 km southeast of Gilgit, Pakistan 40 reportsMore
Feb 4, 2020 20:32 GMT
5.0

116 km
399 km (248 mi)21 km southwest of Ashkāsham, Ishkāshim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan 1 reportMore
Jan 12, 2020 05:23 GMT
5.2

10 km
528 km (328 mi)Azad Kashmir, 56 km southeast of Lulu sard Island, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan 1 reportMore
Dec 30, 2019 17:49 GMT
5.1

10 km
491 km (305 mi)78 km southeast of Gilgit, Pakistan 6 reportsMore
Dec 30, 2019 17:18 GMT
5.6

29 km
504 km (313 mi)60 km southeast of Gilgit, Pakistan 24 reportsMore
Nov 14, 2019 09:23 GMT
5.3

93 km
407 km (253 mi)Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, 37 km south of Ishqoshim, Tajikistan 13 reportsMore
Jun 12, 2019 03:10 GMT
5.1

10 km
453 km (281 mi)23 km southwest of Battagram, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan 8 reportsMore
Feb 5, 2019 16:47 GMT
5.6

80 km
542 km (337 mi)Azad Kashmir, 60 km southeast of Lulu sard Island, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan More
Aug 25, 2017 07:27 GMT
5.0

99 km
402 km (250 mi)Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, 41 km south of Ishqoshim, Tajikistan More
Oct 20, 2016 00:40 GMT
5.2

90 km
402 km (250 mi)27 km south of Ashkāsham, Ishkāshim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan More
Oct 1, 2016 08:04 GMT
5.1

10 km
536 km (333 mi)Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 49 km north of Muzaffarabad, Pakistan 7 reportsMore
Jan 23, 2016 04:54 GMT
5.1

98 km
421 km (262 mi)9.6 km southeast of Ashkāsham, Ishkāshim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan 7 reportsMore
Nov 22, 2015 18:16 GMT
5.7

92 km
412 km (256 mi)Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, 34 km south of Ishqoshim, Tajikistan 212 reportsMore
Jul 24, 2015 20:59 GMT
5.1

10 km
494 km (307 mi)Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 10.8 km west of Murree, Pakistan 77 reportsMore
Jul 2, 2015 07:18 GMT
5.0

10 km
530 km (329 mi)19 km northeast of Muzaffarabad, Muzaffarābād, Azad Kashmir, Pakistan 5 reportsMore
Mar 21, 2015 17:44 GMT
5.0

90 km
425 km (264 mi)Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, 32 km southeast of Ishqoshim, Tajikistan More
Feb 26, 2015 21:59 GMT
5.0

10 km
497 km (309 mi)25 km east of Battagram, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan 31 reportsMore
Feb 14, 2015 18:16 GMT
5.0

91 km
420 km (261 mi)Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, 39 km south of Ishqoshim, Tajikistan More
Oct 23, 2014 04:05 GMT
5.0

10 km
547 km (340 mi)Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 68 km northeast of Muzaffarabad, Pakistan More
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 20:11:08 (Jan 14, 2014 15:41 GMT)
5.1

104 km
410 km (255 mi)13 km south of Ashkāsham, Ishkāshim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan 2 reportsMore
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.8 x 1016 joules (4991 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 4.3 x 106 tons of TNT or 268.4 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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Seismic station: Kabul, Afghanistan (KBL/IU network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Kabul, Afghanistan: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) last 60 minutes. Source: IRIS query builder webtool
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Lower Kohistan District Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Lower Kohistan District?

The last earthquake in Lower Kohistan District occurred 37 weeks ago: Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Friday, Jan 14, 2022 at 9:13 pm (GMT +5).

How many quakes were there in Lower Kohistan District since 1900?

Since 1900, Lower Kohistan District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan had 140 quakes up to magnitude 7.6.

What was the strongest quake in Lower Kohistan District since 1900?

The strongest earthquake in Lower Kohistan District since 1900 occurred 17 years ago: Major magnitude 7.6 earthquake - 22 km northeast of Muzaffarabad, Muzaffarābād, Azad Kashmir, Pakistan, on Saturday, October 8, 2005 at 03:50 GMT.

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