Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - Kishim, Badakhshan, 43 km east of Taloqan, Tāluqān, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 16 Mar 2021 4:43 am (GMT +4:30) -
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
16 Mar 01:18 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 4 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Mar 2021 00:13:54 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 16 Mar 2021 4:43 am (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.77°N / 70.02°E (Kishim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SSE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SE of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar, Takhar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SW of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) W of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
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