Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 8.6 km west of Margilan, Fergana, Uzbekistan, on Sunday, May 9, 2021 at 07:25 (GMT) -
Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
9 May 08:36 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 11 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.5°N / 71.63°E↗ (Fergana, Uzbekistan)
Antipode: 40.5°S / 108.37°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) WNW of Margilan (pop: 133,500) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NW of Yangi Marg‘ilon (Farg'ona tumani) (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) WNW of Toshloq (pop: 26,700) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NE of Hamza (Oltiariq tumani) (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) WNW of Kirguli (pop: 20,500) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NE of Oltiariq (pop: 25,500) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NW of Fergana (pop: 164,300) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NW of Quvasoy (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) S of Namangan (pop: 432,500) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) ESE of Tashkent (pop: 1,978,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.3||10 km||TAJIKISTAN, Uzbekistan||KNDC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.