Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 59 km northeast of Huocheng, Ili Kazak Zizhizhou, Xinjiang, China, on Tuesday, 2 Feb 2021 4:05 am (GMT +8) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Feb 21:18 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Date & time: 1 Feb 2021 20:05:51 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 2 Feb 2021 4:05 am (GMT +8)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.44°N / 81.37°E (Xinjiang, China)
Nearest volcano: Tianshan (234 km / 145 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (36 mi) NE of Huocheng (pop: 360,000) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NNE of Qapqal (pop: 160,000) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) ENE of Zharkent (Panfilov District, Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan) (pop: 34,400) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) SE of Sarkand (Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan) (pop: 76,900) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) NW of Xinyuan (pop: 300,000) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) ESE of Taldykorgan (Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan) (pop: 116,600) --> See nearby quakes!
304 km (189 mi) WSW of Karamay (pop: 260,000) --> See nearby quakes!
327 km (203 mi) WSW of Baijiantan (pop: 93,700) --> See nearby quakes!
371 km (231 mi) W of Shihezi (pop: 572,800) --> See nearby quakes!
502 km (312 mi) W of Urumaci (pop: 3,029,400) --> 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||NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA||KNDC|
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