Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Būrkah, 2.9 km northeast of Nahrin, Nahrain, Baghlan, Afghanistan, on Saturday, 29 May 2021 at 05:24 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
29 May 06:18 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 53 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.08°N / 69.16°E (Būrkah, Baghlan, Afghanistan)
Nearest volcano: Vakak (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NE of Nahrin (Nahrain) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) E of Baghlan (pop: 108,400) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) ENE of Pul-e Khumrī (pop: 56,400) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) S of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SSW of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) NNW of Bāzārak (Panjshir) (pop: 65,000) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) E of Aībak (Samangan) (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) N of Charikar (Parwan) (pop: 53,700) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) N of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) ESE of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.3||10 km||HINDU KUSH, AFGHANISTAN, REGION||KNDC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.