Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 66 km northeast of Moyynkum, Zhambyl Oblysy, Kazakhstan, on 29 Apr 2:24 pm (GMT +6) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
29 Apr 09:24 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 59 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 29 Apr 2:24 pm (GMT +6)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.83°N / 73.28°E (Zhambyl Oblysy, Kazakhstan)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) ESE of Aqbaqay (Zhambyl) (pop: 1,800) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNE of Moyynkum (Zhambyl) (pop: 10,900) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SW of Ülken (Almaty Oblysy) (pop: 3,740) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SSW of Mynaral (Zhambyl) (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
242 km (150 mi) NNW of Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan) (pop: 900,000) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) NE of Taraz (Zhambyl) (pop: 358,200) --> See nearby quakes!
340 km (211 mi) WNW of Almaty (pop: 2,000,900) --> See nearby quakes!
409 km (254 mi) NE of Shymkent (pop: 414,000) --> See nearby quakes!
516 km (321 mi) NE of Tashkent (Toshkent Shahri, Uzbekistan) (pop: 1,978,000) --> See nearby quakes!
719 km (447 mi) SSE of Nur-Sultan (pop: 345,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.6||10 km||CENTRAL KAZAKHSTAN||KNDC|
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