Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Kalafgān, 28 km south of Rustāq, Rustaq, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Monday, 18 Jan 2021 6:12 am (GMT +4:30) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
18 Jan 03:06 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 23 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 18 Jan 2021 6:12 am (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.88°N / 69.91°E (Kalafgān, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (18 mi) SSE of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) N of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ENE of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) ESE of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) ENE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SE of Farkhor (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
250 km (155 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
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