Events (11119)

Date Time (utc) Region Magnitude Depth (km) Latitude Longitude Mode Map
26/03/2021 21:12:17 Pacific Antarctic Ridge 5.5 10 62.27 S 161.24 W A -
26/03/2021 19:02:06 Eastern Xizang-India Border Region 4.7 10 27.68 N 92.69 E A -
26/03/2021 15:46:17 Solomon Islands 5.2 74 7.26 N 155.01 E A -
26/03/2021 13:19:39 Leeward Islands 4.9 45 16.70 N 60.60 W A -
26/03/2021 11:40:44 Near North Coast of Irian Jaya 4.8 10 1.95 S 139.31 E A -
26/03/2021 10:37:18 Hindu Kush Region Afghanistan 5.0 141 36.66 N 70.85 E A -
26/03/2021 04:51:37 Leeward Islands 5.6 10 16.72 N 60.76 W A -
26/03/2021 04:06:30 Near Coast Of Guatemala 5.2 69 13.24 N 90.24 W A -
25/03/2021 23:36:49 Kuril Islands 4.6 74 45.49 N 150.69 E A -
25/03/2021 22:52:56 Seram,Indonesia 4.4 10 3.50 S 129.62 E A -
25/03/2021 14:46:46 Southern Molucca Sea 4.8 10 0.20 S 124.44 E A -
25/03/2021 11:36:50 Tajikistan-Xinjiang Border Region 4.1 23 37.23 N 75.80 E M -
25/03/2021 08:13:20 El Slavador 5.1 84 13.40 N 89.83 W A -
25/03/2021 07:08:11 Southeast of loyalty Islands 5.3 37 22.67 S 171.72 E A -
25/03/2021 03:57:21 South of Fiji Islands 5.3 587 25.95 S 178.38 E A -

Introduction

Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) holds the responsibility for seismic monitoring and tsunami early warning in Pakistan. It is the liability of the PMD to disseminate earthquake information to Government, non Government organization and to public after the occurrence of any event. The seismic monitoring technologies have been rapidly changed in the world. The seismic monitoring equipments have changed from analogue to digital technology. This enhanced the capability of the monitoring equipments.

PMD had been using paper recording equipments since 1954. The 2004 Indonesian earthquake of M 9.4 which generated disastrous Tsunami and subsequently Muzaffarabad Kashmir earthquake of M 7.6 were the wake up call not only for Pakistan but also for the whole world. During the past few years PMD has enhanced multifold its abilities to monitor seismic activity. Since 2005, PMD upgraded and replaced all analogue seismic equipment with state of the art technology.

Objectives

Earthquakes

Detect, identify and locate earthquakes and monitor seismic activities.

Quick Response

Give quick response to queries pertaining to earthquakes and seismology.

Information

Exchange information pertaining to seismology with international agencies.

Research

Provide assistance in Seismological studies and research in related fields.

Instruments

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