Uzbekistan earthquake list

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The list below shows the last earthquakes in Uzbekistan

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Label info : M = magnitude, D = depth (km), Time = UTC – Uzbekistan time = UTC +5
SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Dec 18 15:28 4.4 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Oct 31 23:15 4.3 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Oct 30 06:39 4.0 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Northwestern Uzbekistan Oct 15 01:30 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Western Uzbekistan Oct 15 01:30 4.6 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Western Uzbekistan Oct 11 22:23 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Uchquduq Shahri, Uzbekistan Sep 22 22:13 4.5 14 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Western Uzbekistan Sep 22 22:13 4.5 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Aug 07 12:30 4.2 2 MAP I Felt It
USGS Namangan Shahri, Uzbekistan Jun 23 15:30 4.7 29 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Jun 23 15:30 4.7 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Western Uzbekistan Apr 09 20:24 4.4 3 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Western Uzbekistan Mar 21 17:32 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Northwestern Uzbekistan Mar 21 17:32 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
USGS Gazli, Uzbekistan Mar 21 17:32 4.8 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Nov 05 16:25 4.1 1 MAP I Felt It
USGS Namangan, Uzbekistan Aug 24 00:24 4.7 19 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Jul 29 05:26 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Eastern Uzbekistan May 26 06:08 5.8 19 MAP I Felt It
  • Bulungur - One person from Bulungur (Uzbekistan) has just written at the EMSC site in russian language, that the shaking was very strong, all the objects fall down, there are big cracks in the walls, a lot of chimneys collapsed, windows are broken, people are afraid to return home. Bulungur is 44 km South from the EMSC epicenter (via emsc)
  • jizzax city - Very strong
  • Tashkent - Yeah, it was a little bit frightening. But this time's earthquake wasn't the strongest I ever felt.
  • GEOFON Southeastern Uzbekistan May 26 06:08 5.8 16 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • resen - living in building 3 floor
  • Dushanbe - Quite long shaking
  • Dushanbe - lasted for about 30 seconds. gradually got stronger and had the light swinging
  • Ташкент - Повторное землетрясение в Ташкенте
  • Карши - На 5 этаже ходила ходуном мебель.
  • Dushambe - Indescriptible, c'est tout l'immeuble qui a bougé...
  • Shakhrisabz - Strong shaking about 10 seconds, started slowly, ends sharply. Some small bodies fall, trees and some buildings sounds.
  • Dushanbe - I felt extremely terrified as if the whole building was about to collapse.
  • Samarkand - Lots of people panicked, cellular network was DDoS'ed and unresponsive for about 15 mins, no damage yet known
  • Dushambe - Cela a secouer tres fort, les murs semblaient en papier et bougeaient. Pas de dégâts visible
  • Навои Узбекистан - в 11-15 по Ташкентскому времени в г. Навои было очень сильное землетрясение, думаю было баллов от 6 до 8. Вся мебель качалась, вазы, рамки фотографий падали, было очень страшно. Кажется еще таких толчков не ощущала ни разу.
  • Bukhara - Very weak shaking, people run out of buildings
  • ташкент - Трясло довольно сильно, но как там в самарканде?
  • Douchanbé - L'immeuble tremblait, les lustres se balançaient ...
  • Dushanbe, Tajikistan - Everyone's talking about it, but I didn't feel a thing. Strange.
  • Чирчик - Первое землетрясение было страшнее сегодняшнего,так как было рано утром и сразу погас свет,бежать не стали,встали в дверном проёме,когда закончилось,взяли документы,деньги,оделись и вышли на улицу подальше от дома.Паники не было,через пол часа все разошлись по домам.Ну ко
  • Kyzylorda - The small indoor plant on our dining table kept moving for almost 15 seconds. Some light shaking were also felt on the floor.
  • Tashkent - Timor square Tashkent, hôtel, balancement important de la structure, temps relativement court 30-45 s.
  • Ташкент - Повторное землетрясение сегодня днем было дольше по продолжительности, но слабее чем предыдущее ночью.Тряска происходила по нарастающей в течении от 10 до 12 мин, как показалось...Все предметы обихода остались на месте.
  • Исфана - Сегодня ощущались толчьки в ведрах вода плискалась. было сильно.
  • Samarcande - je crois que c'était le plus fort tremblement de terre à Samarcande depuis 1984.
  • Samarkand - First, I heard a strange approaching loud sound, it seemed like the heaviest rail-train was passing by my gate. I was doing some cleaning in my yard so it made me freeze for seconds trying to figure out what going on. Not until my house walls started to dance, moving back and forth, up and down from outside, I realized it was the EARTHQUAKE... It passed by in a minute or so. I hurried to TV. There was no news besides concerts. So, only on your website I found out about the magnitude that had str
  • EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan May 26 06:08 5.8 21 MAP I Felt It
  • Булунгур - Тряска начилась не ожиданно с быстрым увеличением амплитуды сопровождении сильным гулом закончилось также не ожиданно как и начилось
  • EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan May 24 22:18 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Tashkent - Not the best way to wake up in the middle of the night. Mirror shattered into pieces. Glad to be OK. It was scary!
  • Tashkent, Uzbekistan - I was woken up by strong shaking. It shook all the way until I came downstairs from the second floor to wake up my mother and child and we went outside. Every dogs were barking in the street.
  • Tashkent - Fourth floor, It woke me up. A few long scratches on the wall.
  • Tashkent - It was strong and terrible.
  • Tashkent - Light to moderate shaking for several seconds. No visible damage.
  • Ташкент - толчки как мне показалось было не вверх вниз, а влево вправо.
  • Tashkent - 4th (top) floor flat shook enough to wake us with a fright, a few things broke.
  • Tashkent - I felt it shaking from up to down, lets say, a vertical movement for about 20 seconds and quickly.
  • ташкент - 9 этаж 9 этажки качало хорошо и достаточно. Ничего не упало. Только дверцы шкафа прихлопывали. Пожалела, что шкаф не купе. Несколько лет назад было стены трещали. В этот раз по ощущениям потрясло меньше.
  • ташкент - при этом чувствовался сильный гул
  • Tashkent - It was in the morning. It was very scary. It seems that strong earthquakes tend to happen in the morning.
  • Tashkent - Not a nice way to wake-up during the night...some people spent some hours outside...some break in the walls but no big damages.
  • Tashkent city - I was sleeping and woke up terrified :D
  • Yangiyul - It was stronger than in 2011. I went outside, neighbor houses were shaking and making sound. Dogs stopped to bark, they were silent.
  • Tashkent - Chorsu - Stupeurs et tremblements au milieu de la nuit. L'armoire de la chambre tremblait, cela a semble t-il duré plus de 5 secondes. Sincères sentiments de solidarité avec nos amis ouzbeks.
  • Tashkent - Ressenti dans la nuit de vendredi à Samedi. 2 secousses dont une plus légère. Au centre ville de Tashkent (appartement au 3eme), non du Grand Mir Hotel. Une troisieme fois, Dimanche 26 vers 11h (Faible agitation)
  • Taschkent - war sehr starkts Erschuetteln. Wohne im 5 Stock in Taschkent...es war vertikales Erdbenen. Bin wach geworden und von Angst nach draussen gelaufen....Am naechsten Tag gegen 12 Uhr mittags war es noch ein starkes erdbeben.Gott sei dank, dass kein leben umgekommen und nichts zerstoert...
  • TACHKENT - Rez de chaussée. Réveillé à 03h18 locales. Secousses fortes mais sans dégâts. Sorti à l'extérieur à l'issu.
  • USGS Eastern Uzbekistan May 24 22:18 5.5 15 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Feb 22 02:38 4.6 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Uzbekistan - Было средненькое землятресение. 2-3 секунды.
  • Ташкент - странный горизонтальный толчок юго западного направления
  • Ташкент - время ташкентское
  • Таш.обл. г.Янгиюль - сначала был гул, который приближался, затем легкий качек и сильное встряхивание - затрещали стены и окна. Разрушений нет
  • Tashkent - I felt it
  • Tashkent - Strange experience as have never felt one before
  • Mirobod - Sort of built up to it....started slow...thought it was a plane (I live near the airport) and then there was a rumble but more up and down rather than side to side. Whole thing lasted about 4 seconds.
  • Tashkent - Empty bottles on table shook, table shook. It felt like an underground subway had just passed under my house.
  • Tashkent - I was in the International Hotel room, 7th floor. If there were tremors before 0745 I did not feel it. There was a single jolt, and I heard the building groan. I did not hear a boom, but one person said there was a loud bang, and then several jolts after that.
  • EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Feb 17 08:18 4.0 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Feb 11 16:05 4.0 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Feb 10 22:28 4.4 16 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Nov 26 10:04 4.3 2 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Western Uzbekistan Oct 01 13:45 4.0 35 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Uzbekistan Oct 01 13:45 4.0 2 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Uzbekistan Sep 30 23:06 4.4 200 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Western Uzbekistan Sep 15 05:52 4.6 23 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Uzbekistan Sep 15 05:52 4.4 2 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Sep 13 20:35 4.3 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Jul 23 18:32 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Eastern Uzbekistan Apr 21 17:58 4.7 23 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Apr 21 17:58 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Southeastern Uzbekistan Apr 21 17:58 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Uzbekistan Mar 15 12:38 4.0 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Feb 20 03:13 4.6 40 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Eastern Uzbekistan Feb 20 03:13 4.4 29 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern Uzbekistan Feb 17 04:01 4.5 12 MAP I Felt It
    James Daniell CATDAT Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan Jul 19 07:00 6.1 20 MAP I Felt It
    James Daniell CATDAT Uzbekistan May 15 07:00 6.2 30 MAP I Felt It
    James Daniell CATDAT Uzbekistan Mar 19 08:00 7.0 15 MAP I Felt It
    James Daniell CATDAT Uzbekistan Jun 04 07:00 0.0 33 MAP I Felt It
    James Daniell CATDAT Uzbekistan May 17 07:00 6.7 15 MAP I Felt It
    James Daniell CATDAT Uzbekistan Apr 08 08:00 7.0 33 MAP I Felt It
    James Daniell CATDAT Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan Nov 02 08:00 7.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    James Daniell CATDAT Uzbekistan Jul 05 08:00 6.2 18 MAP I Felt It

    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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