Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 33 km south of Alagir, North Ossetia Republic, Russia, on Wednesday, 17 February 2021 at 03:01 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
17 Feb 10:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Date & time: 17 Feb 2021 03:01:25 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.75°N / 44.24°E (North Ossetia Republic, Russia)
Nearest volcano: Kasbek (22 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SE of Mizur (North Ossetia) (pop: 2,930) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) S of Alagir (North Ossetia) (pop: 19,700) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SW of Vladikavkaz (North Ossetia) (pop: 317,400) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) S of Ardon (North Ossetia) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSW of Beslan (Pravoberezhny District, North Ossetia) (pop: 35,600) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (43 mi) SW of Nazran (Ingushetiya Republic) (pop: 164,100) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (43 mi) SW of Nazran’ (pop: 164,100) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SW of Sunzha (Ingushetiya Republic) (pop: 71,800) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SSE of Nal'chik (Kabardino-Balkariya Republic) (pop: 272,800) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) NNW of Tbilisi (T'bilisi, Georgia) (pop: 1,049,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||10 km||CAUCASUS REGION, RUSSIA, Georgia||EMSC|
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