M 6.2 Earthquake, 40km WSW of Ashkasham, Afghanistan

December 25, 2015 at 7:14:47 PM +0000
U.S. Geological Survey
Alert area: 51 miles (82 km) SE of Feyzabad, Afghanistan; 64 miles (104 km) NW of Chitral, Pakistan; 74 miles (119 km) SSW of Khorugh, Tajikistan; 138 miles (222 km) NNW of Mingaora, Pakistan; 176 miles (284 km) NE of KABUL, Afghanistan Source: U.S. Geological Survey

Posted December 25, 2015 at 7:36:06 PM +0000

An earthquake with magnitude 6.2 occurred near Feyzabad, Afghanistan at 19:14:47.60 UTC on Dec 25, 2015. (This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.)
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