Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Kalafgān, 24 km east of Taloqan, Tāluqān, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Wednesday, 26 May 2021 at 09:34 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
26 May 10:36 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 2 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.68°N / 69.79°E (Kalafgān, Takhar, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) NNW of Farkhār (Farkhar) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ESE of Taloqan (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) S of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SSE of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SW of Faizabad (Badakhshan) (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NE of Nahrin (Nahrain, Baghlan) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SSE of Farkhor (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.4||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, 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.