near Islamabad (495 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / very short
Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 14 km northeast of Khanabad, Khan Abad, Kunduz, Afghanistan, on Saturday, 22 May 2021 at 13:51 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
22 May 15:00 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 8 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.78°N / 69.22°E (Khan Abad, Kunduz, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) NE of Khanabad (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) W of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of Dasht-e Archī (Imam Sahib) (pop: 8,260) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SW of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar, Takhar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Qarāwul (Imam Sahib) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) NNE of Baghlan (pop: 108,400) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) SSE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
251 km (156 mi) N of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
User reports for this quake (1)
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