Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Tashkān, Badakhshan, 29 km southeast of Rustāq, Rustaq, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Thursday, 4 Mar 2021 10:55 am (GMT +4:30) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
4 Mar 07:42 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 17 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Mar 2021 06:25:02 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 4 Mar 2021 10:55 am (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.98°N / 70.1°E (Tashkān, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NNE of Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) E of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar, Takhar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) W of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSE of Chubek (Hamadoni, Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) ENE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
268 km (166 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
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