Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Darāyim, 28 km south of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Saturday, 8 May 2021 at 12:24 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
8 May 13:54 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 29 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.87°N / 70.66°E (Darāyim, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) W of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SSE of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) ESE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WNW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) W of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
293 km (182 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
317 km (197 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
412 km (256 mi) NNW of Islamabad (Pakistan) (pop: 601,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
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