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A strong magnitude 6.3 earthquake occurred at 19:21:15 (UTC) on Friday, September 17, 2010, in the Hindu Kush region, 75 km SSE of Feyzabad, at a depth of 220 km.

Location     36.44N 70.77E


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A strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake occurred at  17:44:31 (UTC) on Thursday, October 29, 2009, in the Hindu Kush region, 75 km SSE of Feyzabad, at a depth of 205.6 km.

Location     36.434°N, 70.731°E


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A strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake occurred at 19:51:28 (UTC) on Thursday, October 22, 2009, in the Hindu Kush region, 75 km SSE of Feyzabad,  at a depth of 196.5 km.

Location     36.471°N, 70.925°E

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A strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake occurred at 22:56:29 (UTC) on Sunday, October 05, 2007, in central  Afghanistan, 70km  SSE of Kabul, Afghanistan,  at a depth  of  10 km.

Location     33.948°N, 69.479°E

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Strong tremors were felt in Jammu and Kashmir and other parts of north India on Tuesday morning at 09:05 am after a strong earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale rocked Pakistan.

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A strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake occurred at 03:35:06 (UTC) on Tuesday, April 3, 2007, in the Hindu Kush region, 65km  South of Feyzabad, Afghanistan,  at a depth  of  210 km.

Location     36.528°N, 70.668°E

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A strong magnitude 6.7 earthquake occurred at 21:47:46 (UTC) on Monday, December 12, 2005, in the Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan, 95-km NW of Chitral, Pakistan, at a depth of 228.2 km

Location 36.339°N, 71.105°E

"The deeper an earthquake is the less likely it is to cause damage. This quake... is not likely to cause too much damage although it is possible" - Don Blakeman, USGS.

The tremor was felt as far away as the Indian capital, Delhi. There were no immediate reports of casualties.
The quake was centred about 105km southeast of Faizabad in Afghanistan's Badakhshan province.

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