Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Khwājah Ghār, 14 km west of Ārt Khwājah, Khwaja Ghar, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Friday, 21 May 2021 at 04:28 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 May 05:30 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 2 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.06°N / 69.33°E (Khwājah Ghār, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (8 mi) WSW of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) ESE of Dasht-e Archī (Imam Sahib, Kunduz) (pop: 8,260) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) ESE of Imām Şāḩib (Kunduz) (pop: 9,660) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNW of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) W of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NNE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ESE of Qarāwul (Imam Sahib, Kunduz) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) ENE of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
282 km (175 mi) N of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> 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||AFGHANISTAN-TAJIKISTAN BORDER REGION||KNDC|
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