Very strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 16 km north of Aydarken, Kadamzhai District, Batken, Kyrgyzstan, on Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 19:35 (GMT)
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Very strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake at 20 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.081°N / 71.41°E↗ (Batken, Kyrgyzstan)
Antipode: 40.081°S / 108.59°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) NNE of Aydarken (Kadamzhai District) (pop: 11,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SW of Fergana (Uzbekistan) (pop: 164,300) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) E of Batken (pop: 10,200) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SSW of Margilan (Fergana, Uzbekistan) (pop: 133,500) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) WSW of Iradan (Kyzyl-kiya) (pop: 26,200) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) WSW of Kzyl-Kiya (Nookat District) (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) WSW of Osh (pop: 200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) SE of Tashkent (Uzbekistan) (pop: 1,978,000) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (177 mi) NE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
408 km (253 mi) SW of Bishkek (pop: 900,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1013 joules (24.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 21301 tons of TNT or 1.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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