M 5.8 in Tajikistan on 10 Jul 2021 02:14 UTC
Shakemap
Tsunami

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
Depth: 16.64 Km
Lat/Lon: 38.9587 , 70.5722
Event Date: 10 Jul 2021 02:14 UTC
10 Jul 2021 07:14 Local
Exposed Population: About 8000 people in MMI VI
570000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us6000etys
Inserted at: 10 Jul 2021 02:33 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 7.5 (Afghanistan)
INFORM Coping capacity of the affected contries: Afghanistan= 7.5; Tajikistan= 5.1; Kyrgyzstan= 4.5

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0.5 0.5
us6000etys Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1.29  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1384915 0.5 10 Jul 2021 02:14 5.8M, 16.64km 6.11 less than 100 (in MMI>=VII) 00:18 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
The episode that has the last updated information.
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Tajikistan ,of Dushanbe (population -99,999) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
8700 people
90000 people


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.5 1384915 38.959/70.572 5.8 16.6 6.252 10 Jul 2021 02:36 00:22 (new episode)
2 0.5 1384915 38.959/70.572 5.8 16.6 6.106 10 Jul 2021 03:40 01:25 (upd of #1)
3 0.5 1384915 38.959/70.572 5.8 16.6 6.106 10 Jul 2021 04:19 02:04 (upd of #2)
4 0.5 1384915 38.959/70.572 5.8 16.6 6.106 11 Jul 2021 02:18 1d 00:03 (upd of #3)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Dushanbe Tajikistan 1600 people
Dushanbe Tajikistan 83000 people
Dushanbe Tajikistan 280000 people
Kulyab Tajikistan 110000 people
Khudzhand Tajikistan 7300 people
Osh Kyrgyzstan 1000 people
Badakhshan Afghanistan 49000 people

Affected populated places. Areas of interest

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Kalanak Tajikistan Village - 14 km
Garm Tajikistan Village 10000 people 19 km
Dzhur Tajikistan Village - 21 km
Tavildara Kuhistoni Badakhshon Tajikistan Village - 26 km
Kalai-Lyabi-Ob Tajikistan Village - 27 km
Yezgan Tajikistan Village - 29 km
Tadzhikabad Tajikistan Village - 30 km
Navdonek Tajikistan Village - 31 km
Novabad Tajikistan Village - 35 km
Talbar Tajikistan Village - 43 km
Komsomalabad Tajikistan Village - 54 km
Kevron Kuhistoni Badakhshon Tajikistan Village - 60 km
Sangvor Tajikistan Village - 60 km
Dzhergatol Tajikistan Village - 61 km
Dekhisor Sughd Tajikistan Village - 62 km
Padkinov Kuhistoni Badakhshon Tajikistan Village - 64 km
Deg-Danak Tajikistan Village - 64 km
Siyakopa Khatlon Tajikistan Village - 66 km
Paldarok Sughd Tajikistan Village - 73 km
Il'govar Kuhistoni Badakhshon Tajikistan Village - 76 km
Obigarm Tajikistan Village 9900 people 80 km
Pashimgar Tajikistan Village - 82 km
Kshindara Poyën Khatlon Tajikistan Village - 83 km
Zardaly Batken Kyrgyzstan Village - 83 km
Vod Ab Badakhshan Afghanistan Village - 85 km
Karakendzha Tajikistan Village 2800 people 88 km
Dzhailgan Tajikistan Village - 91 km
Kalaynay Tajikistan Village - 92 km
Gysh Khatlon Tajikistan Village - 95 km
Muminabad Khatlon Tajikistan Village - 106 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Airports

Intensity Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Garm 1402 0
Tadzhikabad 1597 0
Komsomolabad 1204 0
Kalai-Khumb 1500 0
Darwaz DAZ 1600 0
Dzhirgatal 2743 0
Kuran O Munjan KUR unknown 0
Khovaling 1524 0
Karashura 2134 0

Dams

Intensity Reservoir Dam Name River Year
Rogun Vakhsh -99
Muninabad Obi-Surkh 1965

More information

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