Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - Tagāb, 62 km south of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Saturday, 23 Jan 2021 8:23 pm (GMT +4:30) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
23 Jan 17:36 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 42 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 23 Jan 2021 8:23 pm (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.57°N / 70.47°E (Tagāb, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (29 mi) SW of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) E of Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) S of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) ESE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) W of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
265 km (164 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
300 km (187 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
394 km (245 mi) NW of Islamabad (Pakistan) (pop: 601,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.1||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
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