Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Khōst wa Firing, Baghlan, 76 km south of Taloqan, Afghanistan, on Sunday, 21 Feb 2021 3:10 pm (GMT +4:30) -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 Feb 11:54 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 14 minutes.
Date & time: 21 Feb 2021 10:40:20 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 21 Feb 2021 3:10 pm (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.08°N / 69.78°E (Khōst wa Firing, Baghlan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) S of Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) E of Nahrin (Nahrain) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) NNE of Bāzārak (Panjshir) (pop: 65,000) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) E of Baghlan (pop: 108,400) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) E of Pul-e Khumrī (pop: 56,400) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SE of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) NNE of Charikar (Parwan) (pop: 53,700) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) NNW of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.2||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
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