Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 14 km northwest of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Monday, 1 Mar 2021 8:24 am (GMT +4:30) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Mar 04:54 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 60 minutes.
Date & time: 1 Mar 2021 03:54:25 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 1 Mar 2021 8:24 am (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.23°N / 70.5°E (Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) NNW of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NW of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) ENE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) ESE of Chubek (Hamadoni, Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) E of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar, Takhar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) SE of Kŭlob (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) SE of Hulbuk (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) ENE of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (130 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
323 km (201 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.6||10 km||AFGHANISTAN-TAJIKISTAN BORDER REGION||KNDC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.6, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.