A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (mg/mb) was reported Saturday, 52 kilometers (32 miles) from `Alaqahdari-ye Kiran wa Munjan in Afghanistan. The temblor was reported at 09:49:18 / 9:49 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 89.94 km (56 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-24 05:19:18 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 70.218 East, latitude 36.1668 North, depth 89.94 km.
Close countries, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop). The epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Taloqan (c. 64 300 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Farkhār (c. 10 500 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Taloqan, Farkhār.
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