Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - 126 km northeast of Aksu, Xinjiang, China, on 2019-12-06 04:48:47
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Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 18 km depth
5 Dec 21:05 UTC: First to report: CEIC after 16 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Dec 2019 20:48:47 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-12-06 04:48:47
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.67°N / 81.65°E (Xinjiang, China)
Nearest volcano: Tianshan (116 km / 72 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
106 km (66 mi) W of Kucha (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (79 mi) ENE of Aksu (pop: 340,000) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (80 mi) NNE of Aral (pop: 260,000) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) ENE of Aykol (Akesu Diqu) (pop: 11,300) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) SW of Xinyuan (pop: 300,000) --> See nearby quakes!
242 km (150 mi) SSE of Qapqal (pop: 160,000) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (169 mi) SSE of Huocheng (pop: 360,000) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (176 mi) ESE of Karakol (Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyzstan) (pop: 70,200) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (192 mi) SSE of Zharkent (Panfilov District, Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan) (pop: 34,400) --> See nearby quakes!
541 km (336 mi) WSW of urumaci (pop: 3,029,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: CEIC (China Earthquake Networks Center)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||18 km||新疆阿克苏地区拜城县 (China)||CEIC|
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