Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Yaftal-e Sufla, 22 km north of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on 2021-05-23 13:06:16 IST -
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 14 km depth
23 May 07:51 UTC: First to report: NCS after 15 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-23 13:06:16 IST
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.31°N / 70.51°E (Yaftal-e Sufla, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) NNW of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) NNW of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) ENE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) ESE of Chubek (Hamadoni, Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SE of Kŭlob (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) SE of Hulbuk (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) ENE of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar, Takhar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
309 km (192 mi) ENE of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
332 km (206 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NCS (National Center for Seismology)
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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