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M 4.9 in Tajikistan on 12 Jan 2018 03:40 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 4.9M
  • Depth: 15.77 Km
  • Event Date: 12 Jan 2018 03:40 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 1900000 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 12 Jan 2018 04:01 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 7.5 (AFG)
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the affected contries: AFG= 7.5; TJK= 5.1

References

Known identifiers for this event: us2000ciq8 (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 422 | About casualties: 38 | Last hour: 0

Earthquake jolts Tajikistan
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 07:45:00 +0100   trendnews-az (en)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 12. Trend: A magnitude 4.8 earthquake occurred in Tajikistan at 8:40 (UTC+5) Jan. 12, Tajikistan’s Academy of Sciences told Khovar national information agency. The epicenter was 125 kilometers east of Dushanbe city in the Rasht district. No possible casualties or damages have been reported.

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According to data from the Geophysics Service of the Academy of Sciences of Tajikistan, the 5.
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 07:40:00 +0100   news-tj-en (en)

0 magnitude earthquake struck in the Roghun area (Rasht Valley), 110 kilometers northeast of Dushanbe, 47 kilometers southwest of Nourobod and 29 kilometers east of the city of Roghun, today at 8:40 am. The 3.0 magnitude tremor reportedly could be felt in Dushanbe and the 2.0 magnitude tremor could be felt in Nourobod.

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Earthquake jolts Tajikistan
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 07:33:00 +0100   azernews (en)

By Trend A magnitude 4.8 earthquake occurred in Tajikistan at 8:40 (UTC+5) Jan. 12, Tajikistan’s Academy of Sciences told Khovar national information agency. The epicenter was 125 kilometers east of Dushanbe city in the Rasht district. No possible casualties or damages have been reported.

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (61), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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