Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Argō, 15 km southwest of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Monday, 1 Feb 2021 12:12 am (GMT +4:30) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
31 Jan 20:54 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 1 Feb 2021 12:12 am (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37°N / 70.5°E (Argō, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) SSW of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) WNW of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) ESE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) ENE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) E of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar, Takhar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SE of Chubek (Hamadoni, Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) WNW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
228 km (142 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
300 km (186 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
303 km (188 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||10 km||AFGHANISTAN-TAJIKISTAN BORDER REGION||KNDC|
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