A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (mg/mb) has occurred on Friday, 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Ashkasham in Afghanistan. The temblor was reported at 03:14:35 / 3:14 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 102.69 km (64 miles). Global time of event 2014-12-18 10:44:35 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 71.3437 East, latitude 36.4168 North, depth 102.69 km.
Close countries, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop). The epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Ishqoshim (c. 26 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Ashkāsham (c. 12 100 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Jurm (c. 12 100 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Jurm, Ishqoshim, Ashkāsham.
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