Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Darāyim, 32 km southwest of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Thursday, 28 Jan 2021 12:46 pm (GMT +4:30) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
28 Jan 09:30 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 13 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 28 Jan 2021 12:46 pm (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.97°N / 70.27°E (Darāyim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) ESE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WNW of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) NE of Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) E of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar, Takhar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SE of Chubek (Hamadoni, Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SE of Farkhor (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (135 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (180 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
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