Magnitude 5.7 - HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN

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2012 June 11 05:29:14 UTC

Earthquake Details

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Magnitude5.7
Date-Time
Location36.082°N, 69.316°E
Depth15 km (9.3 miles)
RegionHINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN
Distances161 km (100 miles) SW of Faizabad, Afghanistan
168 km (104 miles) SE of Shaartuz, Tajikistan
174 km (108 miles) N of KABUL, Afghanistan
207 km (128 miles) SSW of Kulob (Kulyab), Tajikistan
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 11.2 km (7.0 miles); depth +/- 6.8 km (4.2 miles)
ParametersNST=203, Nph=207, Dmin=172.5 km, Rmss=1.11 sec, Gp= 32°,
M-type=centroid moment magnitude (Mw), Version=9
Source
  • Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusb000acmf
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Felt Reports

At least 75 people killed, 13 injured, 114 buildings destroyed and 593 damaged after landslides occurred in Baghlan. At least 19 buildings destroyed or damaged in Takhar. Felt (V) at Kunduz; (III) at Bagrami, Charikar, Jabal us Saraj, Kabul and Bazar-e Sharif; (II) at Jalalabad. Also felt at Abbottabad and Islamabad, Pakistan and at Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

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