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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Southern Xinjiang, China on Friday, 21 February 2020

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Southern Xinjiang, China on Friday, 21 February 2020
Date & time: Friday, 21 February 2020 15:39 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.75°N / 77.45°E (China)
Nearest volcano: Tianshan (522 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^12 J (783 MWh / 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 21 Feb 2020
Fri, 21 Feb 15:39 UTCM 4.9 / 10 kmSouthern Xinjiang, ChinaEMSC
Fri, 21 Feb 15:39 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km新疆喀什地区伽师县 (China)CEIC
Fri, 21 Feb 15:39 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km111km E of Arzak, ChinaUSGS
Fri, 21 Feb 15:39 UTCM 5.0 / 38.1 kmSouthern Xinjiang, ChinaGeoAu
Fri, 21 Feb 15:39 UTCM 5.1 / 32 kmSouthern Xinjiang, ChinaBMKG

"I felt it" reports:
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (392 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Думала что закружилась голова, оказываеться трясет. 7этаж (via EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (391 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Horisontal waves (via EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (393 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Немного качалась люстра на 8 этаже (via EMSC)

 

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