Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Hazār Sumūch, 16 km north of Taloqan, Tāluqān, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Monday, 3 May 2021 at 20:06 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
3 May 21:00 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 53 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.88°N / 69.54°E (Hazār Sumūch, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) N of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SW of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) ENE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) NW of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) ENE of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) ESE of Qarāwul (Imam Sahib, Kunduz) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) WSW of Faizabad (Badakhshan) (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) N of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.9||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, 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.