Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - 23 km northwest of Kokand, Fergana, Uzbekistan, on 24 Apr 1:06 pm (GMT +5) -

Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - 23 km northwest of Kokand, Fergana, Uzbekistan, on 24 Apr 1:06 pm (GMT +5)

Strong magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

24 Apr 09:00 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 54 minutes.
Date & time: Apr 24, 2021 08:06:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 24 Apr 1:06 pm (GMT +5)
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.62°N / 70.7°E (Fergana, Uzbekistan)
Antipode: 40.62°S / 109.3°W
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) NNE of Beshariq (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WNW of Kokand (pop: 187,500) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNW of Jajpan (O'zbekiston tumani) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SE of Angren (Toshkent Viloyati) (pop: 127,000) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) W of Margilan (pop: 133,500) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WSW of Namangan (pop: 432,500) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) WNW of Fergana (pop: 164,300) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) WNW of Fergana (pop: 164,300) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) ESE of Tashkent (pop: 1,978,000) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (177 mi) NE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 24.7°C (77 F), humidity: 15%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from SE
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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5.210 kmTAJIKISTAN, UzbekistanKNDC

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Tashkent, Uzbekistan / not felt : I didn't feel anything neither my relatives in Ferghana | 3 users found this interesting.  
Tashkent / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Slight movement  
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quake)

  • 02 May 2021 22:10 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    22 km (14 mi) distance
    | KNDC | Details

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