Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Xinjiang, 88 km northeast of Zharkent, Kazakhstan, on Tuesday, 26 Jan 2021 9:45 pm (GMT +8) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
26 Jan 14:48 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 3 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Jan 2021 13:45:02 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 26 Jan 2021 9:45 pm (GMT +8)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.62°N / 80.91°E (Xinjiang, Kazakhstan)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) N of Huocheng (China) (pop: 360,000) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NE of Zharkent (Panfilov District, Almaty Oblysy) (pop: 34,400) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) N of Qapqal (China) (pop: 160,000) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) SE of Sarkand (Almaty Oblysy) (pop: 76,900) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) E of Tekeli (Eskeldi District, Almaty Oblysy) (pop: 26,700) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (127 mi) E of Taldykorgan (Almaty Oblysy) (pop: 116,600) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (143 mi) NW of Xinyuan (China) (pop: 300,000) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) ESE of Ushtobe (Karatal District, Almaty Oblysy) (pop: 20,500) --> See nearby quakes!
353 km (219 mi) ENE of Almaty (pop: 2,000,900) --> See nearby quakes!
541 km (336 mi) WNW of Urumaci (China) (pop: 3,029,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||10 km||KAZAKHSTAN-XINJIANG BORDER REGION, China||KNDC|
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