Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - 93 km south of Zharkent, Panfilov District, Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan, on Sunday, 21 Feb 2021 8:37 am (GMT +6) -
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 Feb 04:18 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 40 minutes.
Date & time: 21 Feb 2021 02:37:37 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 21 Feb 2021 8:37 am (GMT +6)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.36°N / 80.33°E (Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan)
Nearest volcano: Tianshan (201 km / 125 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (30 mi) ENE of Koshkar (Raiymbek District) (pop: 311) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) SW of Qapqal (Xinjiang, China) (pop: 160,000) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SSW of Huocheng (Xinjiang, China) (pop: 360,000) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SSE of Zharkent (Panfilov District) (pop: 34,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ENE of Kegen (Raiymbek District) (pop: 9,990) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) SE of Tekeli (Eskeldi District) (pop: 26,700) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (143 mi) S of Sarkand (pop: 76,900) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) E of Esik (Enbekshikazakh District) (pop: 33,000) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) SE of Taldykorgan (pop: 116,600) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (171 mi) E of Almaty (pop: 2,000,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||10 km||KAZAKHSTAN-XINJIANG BORDER REGION||KNDC|
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