Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Khwājah Ghār, 16 km west of Ārt Khwājah, Khwaja Ghar, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Friday, 12 Mar 2021 3:09 am (GMT +5) -
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
11 Mar 23:30 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 12 Mar 2021 3:09 am (GMT +5)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.12°N / 69.31°E (Khwājah Ghār, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) E of Dasht-e Archī (Imam Sahib, Kunduz) (pop: 8,260) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WNW of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) ESE of Imām Şāḩib (Kunduz) (pop: 9,660) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) W of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNW of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Qarāwul (Imam Sahib, Kunduz) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NNE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) ENE of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> 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: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||10 km||AFGHANISTAN-TAJIKISTAN BORDER REGION||KNDC|
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