Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Jurm, 67 km southeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Friday, 19 Mar 2021 6:32 am (GMT +4:30) -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
19 Mar 03:24 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 22 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Mar 2021 02:02:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 19 Mar 2021 6:32 am (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.67°N / 71.08°E (Jurm, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) SE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) W of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) SE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) ESE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) ESE of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar, Takhar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (183 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.9||10 km||AFGHANISTAN-TAJIKISTAN BORDER REGION||KNDC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.