Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Yāwān, 57 km northwest of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Monday, 24 May 2021 at 21:20 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
24 May 22:12 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 52 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.59°N / 70.32°E (Yāwān, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km (34 mi) E of Chubek (Hamadoni, Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) NNW of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SE of Kŭlob (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) ESE of Hulbuk (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) E of Farkhor (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NE of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar, Takhar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) NE of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
356 km (221 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||10 km||AFGHANISTAN-TAJIKISTAN BORDER REGION||KNDC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.