Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Yamgān, 88 km southeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Saturday, 6 March 2021 at 20:26 (GMT) -
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Afghanistan | Quakes in Tajikistan | Badakhshan | Gorno-Badakhshan | Takhar | Kunduz | Nangarhar | Kabul | Dushanbe
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 238 km depth
7 Mar 00:16 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 hours.
Depth: 237.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.4579°N / 71.1312°E (Yamgān, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) SW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) SSE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SE of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (128 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (146 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
278 km (173 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
311 km (193 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|4.1||238 km||43 Km SW of Ashkāsham, Afghanistan||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.