Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Shighnan, 44 km northeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Wednesday, 26 May 2021 at 17:10 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
26 May 18:06 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 56 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.43°N / 70.88°E (Shighnan, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) NE of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) N of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) ENE of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (69 mi) ESE of Kŭlob (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) ENE of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar, Takhar) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (110 mi) ENE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) ENE of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (138 mi) ESE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) NNE 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||AFGHANISTAN-TAJIKISTAN BORDER REGION||KNDC|
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