Information message about tangible earthquake in Tajikistan, June 16, 2020

An earthquake (at the epicenter noticeable on the SHSI-17 scale) with M = 6.1 occurred on June 16, 2020 at 01:30 GMT (04:30 Moscow time) in Tajikistan.

Parameters of the earthquake have been determined in the Alert Service (AS) of Information Processing Center (IPC) of Geophysical Survey of RAS in Obninsk with station data obtained from digital and analog seismic stations of Russia, countries of CIS and from abroad. Alert message on this earthquake has been delivered in 10 min after registration to the Ministry of Emergency of the Russian Federation (EMERCOM).

Preliminary processing has been done with data from 17 stations, accurate processing - with data from 59.

The red marker on the map is the epicenter of the earthquake, the origin was located in Tajikistan, at a depth of 120 km, 175 km E-NE of Faizabad, Afghanistan, 280 km S of Ferghana, Uzbekistan, and 310 km E-SE of Dushanbe, the capital of Tajikistan.
Time in origin (GMT) Latitude, degree Longitude, degree Depth, km Stations number Ms/N mb/N I0 (calculated) GAP Center
1 01:30:47.0 37.89 72.31 120.0 59 6.1/40 4-4.5 48 GS RAS(Verified)
Federal research center, Geophysical survey of Russian Academy of Sciences
2 01:30:49.4 38.3 72.19 100.0 17 6.2/11 4.5-5 GS RAS(Preliminary)
Federal research center, Geophysical survey of Russian Academy of Sciences
3 01:30:46.8 37.85 72.37 112.0 448 Mw 5.7 17 CSEM
European - Mediterranean seismological center
4 01:30:47.4 37.83 72.26 118.0 156 Mw 5.7/16 5.7/99 18 NEIC
National Earthquakes Information Center of US Geological Service