Tajikistan earthquake list

Last update: April 26, 2012 at 4:48 pm by By

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The list below shows the last earthquakes in Tajikistan

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Label info : M = magnitude, D = depth (km), Time = UTC – Tajikistan time = UTC +5
SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
USGS Ishkashim, Tajikistan Dec 06 18:13 4.2 280 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Afghanistan-tajikistan Border Region Dec 06 18:13 4.2 276 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Dec 06 15:08 4.3 53 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Tajikistan Dec 06 13:19 4.5 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Tajikistan Dec 06 13:19 4.5 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Gharm, Tajikistan Dec 06 13:19 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Tajikistan Dec 04 05:50 4.2 93 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Ishkashim, Tajikistan Dec 04 05:50 4.3 94 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Dec 04 03:56 4.3 43 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Dec 03 07:42 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Afghanistan-tajikistan Border Region Dec 01 06:46 4.2 227 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 29 22:15 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Tajikistan Nov 29 13:37 4.6 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Gharm, Tajikistan Nov 29 13:37 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 27 16:43 4.6 31 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 27 05:06 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 26 19:46 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 26 10:23 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 26 10:08 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 26 09:23 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Tajikistan Nov 26 07:42 4.2 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 26 07:42 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Tajikistan-xinjiang Border Region Nov 25 23:12 4.6 49 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 25 23:12 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 25 20:58 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 25 20:37 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 25 19:46 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 25 18:37 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 25 16:12 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 25 15:26 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Tajikistan-xinjiang Border Region Nov 25 14:24 6.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Tashkent - 7:30 p.m. No known damage. Glass in windows shaking. Last about 2 minutes.
  • Dushanbe - I was laying down and still couldn't feel anything but the light fixtures were starting to sway in a circle. It was strange to see the lights moving so much but the shaking was so subtle that I couldn't feel anything.
  • Dushabne - the shaking was almost 4-5 minutes.
  • USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 25 14:24 6.6 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Tajikistan-xinjiang Border Region Nov 25 14:19 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Karakul, Tajikistan Nov 25 14:19 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tajikistan Nov 24 18:54 4.5 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Tajikistan Nov 22 03:50 4.3 107 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Afghanistan-tajikistan Border Region Nov 22 03:50 4.3 102 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tajikistan Nov 19 02:01 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tajikistan Nov 16 05:03 4.0 211 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Tajikistan Nov 16 05:03 4.0 193 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tajikistan Nov 15 17:03 4.2 195 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Roshtqal'a, Tajikistan Nov 15 17:03 4.2 194 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Roshtqal'a, Tajikistan Nov 14 13:14 4.7 98 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tajikistan Nov 14 13:14 4.7 100 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Afghanistan-tajikistan Border Region Nov 14 13:14 4.6 94 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Afghanistan-tajikistan Border Region Nov 14 10:43 4.4 67 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kulob, Tajikistan Nov 11 19:34 4.2 49 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tajikistan Nov 11 19:34 4.1 44 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Tajikistan-xinjiang Border Region Nov 02 10:46 4.0 164 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Tajikistan Nov 02 10:46 4.0 161 MAP I Felt It INFO

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET

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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    People
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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