Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Kalafgān, 41 km east of Taloqan, Tāluqān, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 20 April 2021 at 07:12 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
20 Apr 08:24 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Date & time: 20 Apr 2021 07:12:22 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.87°N / 69.96°E (Kalafgān, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) SSE of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNE of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) ENE of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) ESE of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) ENE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SE of Farkhor (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SSE of Chubek (Hamadoni, Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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