Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 68 km southeast of Sarkand, Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan, on Wednesday, 10 Mar 2021 2:20 am (GMT +8) -

Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 68 km southeast of Sarkand, Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan, on Wednesday, 10 Mar 2021 2:20 am (GMT +8)

Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

9 Mar 19:18 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 58 minutes.
Date & time: 9 Mar 2021 18:20:13 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 10 Mar 2021 2:20 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.93°N / 80.45°E (Kazakhstan)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) SE of Sarkand (pop: 76,900) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NNE of Zharkent (Panfilov District) (pop: 34,400) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NNW of Huocheng (China) (pop: 360,000) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) E of Tekeli (Eskeldi District) (pop: 26,700) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) NNW of Qapqal (China) (pop: 160,000) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) E of Taldykorgan (pop: 116,600) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) E of Ushtobe (Karatal District) (pop: 20,500) --> See nearby quakes!
337 km (210 mi) NE of Almaty (pop: 2,000,900) --> See nearby quakes!
522 km (325 mi) ENE of Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan) (pop: 900,000) --> See nearby quakes!
964 km (599 mi) SE of Nur-Sultan (pop: 345,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds -8.8°C (16 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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