Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - Wurduj, 45 km southeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Wednesday, 14 April 2021 at 19:49 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 163 km depth
14 Apr 22:54 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 3 hours.
Date & time: 14 Apr 2021 19:49:09 UTC -
Depth: 163.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.9446°N / 71.0412°E (Wurduj, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) ENE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) ESE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) WNW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) WNW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) E of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
317 km (197 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
351 km (218 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||163 km||Hindu Kush And Pamir Area, Afghanistan||KNDC|
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