Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Chahār Bōlak, 31 km northwest of Balkh, Afghanistan, on Friday, 23 April 2021 at 20:53 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
23 Apr 22:06 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.9°N / 66.6°E (Chahār Bōlak, Balkh, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) SW of Qarchī Gak (pop: 8,940) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WNW of Balkh (pop: 114,900) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WNW of Mazari Sharif (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SE of Qarqīn (Jowzjan) (pop: 15,000) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NE of Sar-e Pul (Sar-e Pol) (pop: 52,100) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) WNW of Khulm (pop: 64,900) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) WNW of Aībak (Samangan) (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) WNW of Baghlan (pop: 108,400) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) SW of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
351 km (218 mi) NW of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.4||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.