Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Bahārak, 23 km northwest of Taloqan, Tāluqān, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Saturday, 27 Feb 2021 7:05 am (GMT +4:30) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
27 Feb 03:36 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 1 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Feb 2021 02:35:18 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 27 Feb 2021 7:05 am (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.86°N / 69.33°E (Bahārak, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) NW of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SSW of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSE of Dasht-e Archī (Imam Sahib, Kunduz) (pop: 8,260) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SW of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Qarāwul (Imam Sahib, Kunduz) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NE of Baghlan (pop: 108,400) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (161 mi) N of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
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