Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 10.1 km east of Farkhār, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Saturday, 23 Jan 2021 5:32 pm (GMT +4:30) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
23 Jan 14:12 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 23 Jan 2021 5:32 pm (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.58°N / 69.97°E (Farkhār, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) E of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) ESE of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SSE of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SE of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SW of Faizabad (Badakhshan) (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) NE of Nahrin (Nahrain, Baghlan) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
242 km (150 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
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