Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Bangī, 23 km southwest of Taloqan, Tāluqān, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Monday, 8 Mar 2021 10:31 pm (GMT +4:30) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
8 Mar 19:06 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 4 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 8 Mar 2021 10:31 pm (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.56°N / 69.4°E (Bangī, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) ESE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) W of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ESE of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) S of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NNE of Nahrin (Nahrain, Baghlan) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SSW of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) NE of Baghlan (pop: 108,400) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NE of Pul-e Khumrī (Baghlan) (pop: 56,400) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) N of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.