Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Jurm, 78 km southeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Thursday, 21 Jan 2021 3:26 pm (GMT +4:30) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 Jan 12:18 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 22 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 21 Jan 2021 3:26 pm (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.53°N / 71.06°E (Jurm, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) SSE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) WSW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) WSW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) SE of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) ESE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
281 km (174 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
300 km (187 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
361 km (224 mi) NNW of Islamabad (Pakistan) (pop: 601,600) --> 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||AFGHANISTAN-TAJIKISTAN BORDER REGION||KNDC|
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