Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 65 km north of Zaysan, East Kazakhstan, on Saturday, 20 Feb 2021 12:06 am (GMT +6) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
19 Feb 19:24 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 18 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Feb 2021 18:06:23 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 20 Feb 2021 12:06 am (GMT +6)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 48.02°N / 84.61°E (Kazakhstan)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) NE of Tūghyl (Tarbagatay District) (pop: 6,700) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) NNW of Zaysan (pop: 17,600) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SE of Kurchum (Kurshim District) (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) SE of Aksuat (Kürşim awdanı) (pop: 6,700) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) S of Zyryanovsk (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) SE of Ust-Kamenogorsk (pop: 319,100) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (164 mi) W of Altay (China) (pop: 139,300) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) ESE of Georgīevka (Zharma District) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
271 km (168 mi) SSE of Leninogor (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
311 km (193 mi) E of Ayagoz (Ayagöz awdanı) (pop: 33,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||10 km||EASTERN KAZAKHSTAN||KNDC|
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