Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 42 km northwest of Kuqa, Akesu Diqu, Xinjiang Weiwuerzizhiqu, China, on Monday, 29 June 2020 at 05:59 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
29 Jun 07:16 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 16 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Jun 2020 05:59:36 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.9853°N / 82.5595°E (Xinjiang, China)
Nearest volcano: Tianshan (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) NW of Kucha (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SSW of Xinyuan (pop: 300,000) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) NNE of Aral (pop: 260,000) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (130 mi) ENE of Aksu (pop: 340,000) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) SSE of Qapqal (pop: 160,000) --> See nearby quakes!
268 km (166 mi) SSE of Huocheng (pop: 360,000) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (186 mi) W of Korla (pop: 179,500) --> See nearby quakes!
382 km (237 mi) SW of Shihezi (pop: 572,800) --> See nearby quakes!
442 km (275 mi) SSW of Karamay (pop: 260,000) --> See nearby quakes!
458 km (284 mi) WSW of urumaci (pop: 3,029,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.5||10 km||42 km NW of Kuqa, China||USGS|
|4.4||27 km||Southern Xinjiang, China||GFZ|
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