Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - 56 km northeast of Huocheng, Ili Kazak Zizhizhou, Xinjiang, China, on Tuesday, 2 Mar 2021 7:18 pm (GMT +8) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
2 Mar 12:48 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 30 minutes.
Date & time: 2 Mar 2021 11:18:24 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 2 Mar 2021 7:18 pm (GMT +8)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.34°N / 81.45°E (Xinjiang, China)
Nearest volcano: Tianshan (222 km / 138 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) NE of Huocheng (pop: 360,000) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNE of Qapqal (pop: 160,000) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (72 mi) E of Zharkent (Panfilov District, Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan) (pop: 34,400) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SE of Sarkand (Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan) (pop: 76,900) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (110 mi) NW of Xinyuan (pop: 300,000) --> See nearby quakes!
304 km (189 mi) WSW of Karamay (pop: 260,000) --> See nearby quakes!
316 km (196 mi) NNW of Kucha (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
327 km (203 mi) WSW of Baijiantan (pop: 93,700) --> See nearby quakes!
365 km (227 mi) W of Shihezi (pop: 572,800) --> See nearby quakes!
495 km (308 mi) W of urumaci (pop: 3,029,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||10 km||NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA||KNDC|
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