Earthquakes in UzbekistanIn Uzbekistan there are partly large earthquakes with strengths of more than 7.0, which cause damages within a radius of over 100 kilometers. Measured against the size of the country, earthquakes occur very rarely.
24 people died since 1950 by direct consequences of earthquakes.
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Earthquakes in Uzbekistan since 1950The strongest earthquake in Uzbekistan happened on 04/08/1976 in the region Gazli with a magnitude of 7.0 on the Richter scale.
|07/19/2011||Fargona, Violyati||43 km||6.1||14|
|11/01/1978||Andizhan; Tajikistan (Dushanbe)||28 km||6.8||0|
|05/17/1976||Gazli, Bukhara||40 km||7.0||0|
These statistics are based on datas from the National Geophysical Data Center / World Data Service (NGDC/WDS): Significant Earthquake Database. doi:10.7289/V5TD9V7K. Several data have been summarized and translated.