Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - Farkhār, 53 km southeast of Taloqan, Tāluqān, Takhar, Afghanistan, on 14 Apr 2:14 pm (GMT +4:30) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
14 Apr 10:48 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 4 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Apr 2021 09:44:36 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 14 Apr 2:14 pm (GMT +4:30)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.48°N / 70.03°E (Farkhār, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) ESE of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SSE of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SE of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) ESE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) SW of Fayzabad (Badakhshan) (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) ENE of Nahrin (Nahrain, Baghlan) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (143 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.3||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
|4.3||145 km||65 Km ESE of Farkhār, Afghanistan||USGS|
|4.4||170 km||Hindu Kush, Afghanistan||NCS|
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