International Committee on issues of Global Changes of the Geological Environment, “GEOCHANGE”

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Magnitude 5.2 earthquake, rocked Afghanistan

Earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale (SR) slam the Hindu Kush, Afghanistan, on Thursday 18 / 8 morning local time. Similarly, the information reported Meteorology United States (USGS).


According to the USGS, the earthquake occurred at 4:22 am local time. Quake was centered at a depth of 55.70 kilometers, which is located about 208 miles north of capital Kabul. No reports of casualties or damage to property.