Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 75 km northeast of Huocheng, Ili Kazak Zizhizhou, Xinjiang, China, on Sunday, 14 Mar 2021 2:03 pm (GMT +8) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
14 Mar 07:42 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 38 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 14 Mar 2021 2:03 pm (GMT +8)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.44°N / 81.65°E (Xinjiang, China)
Nearest volcano: Tianshan (226 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 km (47 mi) NE of Huocheng (pop: 360,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NNE of Qapqal (pop: 160,000) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) ENE of Zharkent (Panfilov District, Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan) (pop: 34,400) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) NW of Xinyuan (pop: 300,000) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) SE of Sarkand (Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan) (pop: 76,900) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) WSW of Karamay (pop: 260,000) --> See nearby quakes!
307 km (191 mi) WSW of Baijiantan (pop: 93,700) --> See nearby quakes!
320 km (199 mi) NNW of Kucha (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
349 km (217 mi) W of Shihezi (pop: 572,800) --> See nearby quakes!
480 km (298 mi) W of Urumaci (pop: 3,029,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||10 km||NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA||KNDC|
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