Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 38 km north of Zaysan, East Kazakhstan, on Friday, 5 Mar 2021 12:18 pm (GMT +6) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
5 Mar 07:54 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 36 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 5 Mar 2021 12:18 pm (GMT +6)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 47.81°N / 84.88°E (East Kazakhstan, Kazakhstan)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) N of Zaysan (pop: 17,600) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) E of Tūghyl (Tarbagatay District) (pop: 6,700) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (135 mi) SSE of Zyryanovsk (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (147 mi) N of Baijiantan (Xinjiang, China) (pop: 93,700) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) W of Altay (Xinjiang, China) (pop: 139,300) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) N of Karamay (Xinjiang, China) (pop: 260,000) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (182 mi) SE of Ust-Kamenogorsk (pop: 319,100) --> See nearby quakes!
296 km (184 mi) ESE of Georgīevka (Zharma District) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (186 mi) SSE of Leninogor (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
444 km (276 mi) SE of Semey (pop: 292,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||10 km||KAZAKHSTAN-XINJIANG BORDER REGION||KNDC|
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