Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Warsaj, 79 km southeast of Taloqan, Tāluqān, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 18 May 2021 at 07:06 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
18 May 08:24 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 18 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.18°N / 70.09°E (Warsaj, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SE of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) E of Nahrin (Nahrain, Baghlan) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) ESE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) NNE of Bāzārak (Panjshir) (pop: 65,000) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) E of Baghlan (pop: 108,400) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
384 km (238 mi) NW of Islamabad (Pakistan) (pop: 601,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
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