Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 131 km south of Ust-Kamenogorsk, East Kazakhstan, on Wednesday, 17 Feb 2021 3:05 pm (GMT +6) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
17 Feb 10:30 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 24 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Feb 2021 09:05:57 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 17 Feb 2021 3:05 pm (GMT +6)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 48.84°N / 83.12°E (Kazakhstan)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) WNW of Aksuat (Kürşim awdanı) (pop: 6,700) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NW of Kurchum (Kurshim District) (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) ENE of Kokpekty (pop: 5,170) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) S of Asūbulaq (Ulan District) (pop: 5,640) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SSW of Zhanga Buqtyrma (Zyryan District) (pop: 6,030) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) ESE of Georgīevka (Zharma District) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SW of Zyryanovsk (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (82 mi) SSE of Ust-Kamenogorsk (pop: 319,100) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (105 mi) S of Leninogor (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
873 km (542 mi) ESE of Nur-Sultan (pop: 345,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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