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M 5.3 in Afghanistan on 14 Jan 2018 09:19 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: 5.3M
  • Depth: 204.16 Km
  • Event Date: 14 Jan 2018 09:19 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 1020000 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 14 Jan 2018 09:40 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 7.5 (AFG)
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the affected contries: AFG= 7.5; PAK= 5.7; TJK= 5.1

References

Known identifiers for this event: us2000cjg0 (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 867 | About casualties: 78 | Last hour: 0

5.3-Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Afghanistan
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 19:16:00 +0100   india (en)

Kabul, Jan 14: An earthquake of magnitude 5.3 on the Richter scale struck Afghanistan’s Hindu Kush on Sunday afternoon. According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the earthquake occurred 42 kilometres South of Jarm, Afghanistan at a depth of 204.2 km depth. The tremor reportedly occurred at around 01:40 p.

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5.3-magnitude earthquake jolts Afghanistan
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 17:15:00 +0100   business-standard (en)

. An earthquake of magnitude 5.3 on the Richter scale struck Afghanistan's on Sunday afternoon. According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the earthquake occurred 42 kilometres South of Jarm, at a depth of 204.2 km depth. Afghanistan The tremor reportedly occurred at around 01:40 p.m.

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Earthquake jolts northeast Afghanistan, no casualties reported
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 13:44:00 +0100   xinhuanet_en (en)

KABUL, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) -- A slight quake jolted Afghanistan 's northeastern Badakhshan, Takhar and the northern Kunduz and Baghlan provinces on Sunday, but no casualty has been reported. The tremor, according to locals and officials, occurred at around 01:40 p.m. local time in the said areas.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (64), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), USGS (2), WMO (1), INFORM (2),

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