Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - Argō, 17 km south of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Saturday, 8 May 2021 at 16:06 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
8 May 17:30 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 23 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.97°N / 70.52°E (Argō, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) SSW of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) WNW of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) ESE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) ENE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) E of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar, Takhar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) WNW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) ENE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
298 km (185 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.5||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|