Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Shighnan, 79 km northeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Friday, 30 April 2021 at 19:34 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
30 Apr 20:42 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 8 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.57°N / 71.27°E (Shighnan, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
79 km (49 mi) NE of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NNE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) NNW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) NNW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) ESE of Kŭlob (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) ENE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) ENE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) ENE of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) ESE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
387 km (241 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||10 km||AFGHANISTAN-TAJIKISTAN BORDER REGION||KNDC|
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