Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Darāyim, 39 km south of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Thursday, 21 Jan 2021 3:10 pm (GMT +4:30) -
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Afghanistan | Quakes in Tajikistan | Badakhshan | Takhar | Gorno-Badakhshan | Dushanbe | Kabul | Balkh
Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 Jan 11:54 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 14 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 21 Jan 2021 3:10 pm (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.77°N / 70.65°E (Darāyim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) S of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) ENE of Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) W of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) ESE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) W of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
316 km (196 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|3.1||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.