Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Shuhadā, 44 km east of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Thursday, 28 January 2021 at 11:14 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 225 km depth
28 Jan 17:42 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 6 hours.
Depth: 225.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.1479°N / 71.0741°E (Shuhadā, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) NE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) E of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) ENE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) ENE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) ENE of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (191 mi) N of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
338 km (210 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||225 km||Hindu Kush And Pamir Area, Afghanistan||KNDC|
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