Heavy but deep earthquake rattles Afghanistan

Earthquake Report comment : A heavy earthquake of Magnitude 6.3 hit the Hindukush mountains in Afghanistan. The earthquake occurred around midnight (23:51 or 11:51 PM). The hypocenter was at a depth of approx. 200 km. The greater epicenter area is located in the border area between Afghanistan, … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list September 17, 2010

M 5.0      2010/09/17 23:12    Depth 41.0 km     KURIL ISLANDS Near the island of Ostrov Urup.  Just above the trench (see link). Not dangerous. M 4.5      2010/09/17 23:01    Depth 180.2 km     PAGAN REGION, NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS Very moderate earthquake between the Mariana … [Read more...]

Afghanistan “ M 4.7 “ Light and deep earthquake in Hindukush area

Earthquake Report comment : Very deep earthquake = none to limited shaking Most important Earthquake Data: Sunday, August 01, 2010 at 04:04:56 AM at epicenter Depth (Hypocenter) : 208 km Geolocation(s) : 75 km (45 miles) SSW of Faizabad, Afghanistan 150 km (95 miles) WNW of Chitral, Pakistan 155 … [Read more...]