Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Ishkāshim, 61 km east of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Friday, 9 April 2021 at 17:43 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
9 Apr 19:18 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 34 minutes.
Date & time: 9 Apr 2021 17:43:53 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.17°N / 71.27°E (Ishkāshim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) NE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NNW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NNW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) E of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) WNW of Khandūd (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) E of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) E of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar, Takhar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (100 mi) ENE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) ENE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
349 km (217 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||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 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.