Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Arghanj Khwāh, 20 km east of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 4 May 2021 at 22:19 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
4 May 23:30 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 10 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.13°N / 70.81°E (Arghanj Khwāh, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) E of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) N of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) NW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WNW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) E of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) E of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar, Takhar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) ENE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
302 km (188 mi) N of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
325 km (202 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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