Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Yamgān, 79 km south of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 2 February 2021 at 06:44 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 123 km depth
2 Feb 09:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 16 minutes.
Depth: 122.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.4436°N / 70.8687°E (Yamgān, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (29 mi) S of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) WSW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSE of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) E of Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) ESE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
228 km (141 mi) N of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (163 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
297 km (184 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.3||123 km||46 Km S of Jurm, Afghanistan||USGS|
|4.3||122 km||HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN||EMSC|
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