Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Rustāq, 12 km east of Ārt Khwājah, Khwaja Ghar, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 9 Mar 2021 12:39 pm (GMT +4:30) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
9 Mar 09:42 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 32 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 9 Mar 2021 12:39 pm (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.1°N / 69.61°E (Rustāq, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) E of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) W of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) N of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Farkhor (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) E of Qarāwul (Imam Sahib, Kunduz) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) ENE of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) W of Faizabad (Badakhshan) (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (179 mi) N of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.0||10 km||AFGHANISTAN-TAJIKISTAN BORDER REGION||KNDC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, 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.