Preliminary Earthquake Report

Magnitude 4.6 SOUTHWESTERN PAKISTAN
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 20:52:35 UTC

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Magnitude 4.6
Date-Time Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 20:52:35 (UTC) - Coordinated Universal Time
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 01:52:35 AM local time at epicenter
Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones
Location 29.47N 63.53E
Depth 81 kilometers
Region SOUTHWESTERN PAKISTAN
Distances 108 km (67 miles) NW of Dalbandin, Pakistan
258 km (160 miles) E of Zahedan, Iran
261 km (162 miles) SE of Zabol, Iran
1025 km (636 miles) WSW of ISLAMABAD, Pakistan
Location Uncertainty Error estimate
Parameters Nst=76, Nph=76, Dmin=764.5 km, Rmss=1.07 sec, Erho=8.9 km, Erzz=5.7 km, Gp=114.1 degrees
Source USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event ID us2013pcb7

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Preliminary Earthquake Report
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver