11:34 / 13.09.2020
Earthquake hits Fergana Valley

An earthquake was observed in some regions of Uzbekistan.

According to the Republican Center for Seismic Prognostic Monitoring under the Ministry of Emergency Situations, on September 13, at 5:13 a.m. Tashkent time, an earthquake was registered in the eastern part of Uzbekistan.

Earthquake coordinates: 40.83 degrees north latitude; 71.67 degrees east longitude. The magnitude is M = 3 and the depth is 6 km.

The distance from the epicenter of the quake to Tashkent is 211 km in the southeast direction.

Strength of tremors on the territory of Uzbekistan:

  • Namangan: 19 km, 3 points;
  • Andijan: 57 km, 2 points;
  • Fergana: 51 km, 2 points.