Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Shuhadā, 68 km east of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Wednesday, 5 May 2021 at 05:18 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
5 May 06:54 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 35 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37°N / 71.33°E (Shuhadā, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) NNW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) ENE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) E of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) W of Khandūd (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) E of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (125 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
249 km (154 mi) NE of Bāzārak (Panjshir) (pop: 65,000) --> See nearby quakes!
337 km (209 mi) NE 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
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|2.9||10 km||AFGHANISTAN-TAJIKISTAN BORDER 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.