Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - 48 km northwest of Baluntaicun, Bayinguoleng Mengguzizhizhou, Xinjiang, China, on Monday, 25 Jan 2021 2:43 pm (GMT +8) -

Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - 48 km northwest of Baluntaicun, Bayinguoleng Mengguzizhizhou, Xinjiang, China, on Monday, 25 Jan 2021 2:43 pm (GMT +8)

Strong magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

25 Jan 07:54 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 10 minutes.
Date & time: 25 Jan 2021 06:43:38 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 25 Jan 2021 2:43 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.01°N / 85.97°E (Xinjiang, China)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) NW of Baluntaicun (Bayinguoleng Mengguzizhizhou) (pop: 5,300) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) N of Korla (pop: 179,500) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) S of Shihezi (pop: 572,800) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) SW of Changji (pop: 198,800) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) SW of urumaci (pop: 3,029,400) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) E of Xinyuan (pop: 300,000) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) W of Turpan (pop: 254,900) --> See nearby quakes!
288 km (179 mi) ENE of Kucha (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (186 mi) SSE of Karamay (pop: 260,000) --> See nearby quakes!
306 km (190 mi) SSE of Baijiantan (pop: 93,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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