Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Rustāq, 33 km northeast of Taloqan, Tāluqān, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Friday, 21 May 2021 at 11:45 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 May 12:42 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 57 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.93°N / 69.81°E (Rustāq, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) S of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) NE of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) ESE of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) N of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) ENE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) ENE of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) ESE of Qarāwul (Imam Sahib, Kunduz) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
242 km (150 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) N of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
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