Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Kalafgān, 30 km northeast of Taloqan, Tāluqān, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Saturday, 6 Mar 2021 10:10 pm (GMT +4:30) -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
6 Mar 18:54 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 14 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 6 Mar 2021 10:10 pm (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.86°N / 69.83°E (Kalafgān, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (18 mi) S of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) ENE of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) N of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SE of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) ENE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SSE of Farkhor (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) S of Chubek (Hamadoni, Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.2||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.