Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 178 km south of Turpan, Xinjiang, China, on 9 Jun 1:30 pm (GMT +8) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
9 Jun 06:42 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 11 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 9 Jun 1:30 pm (GMT +8)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.35°N / 89.15°E (Xinjiang, China)
Nearest volcano: Turfan (173 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
178 km (110 mi) S of Turpan (pop: 254,900) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) ESE of Sishilichengzi (Bayinguoleng Mengguzizhizhou) (pop: 8,720) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) E of Korla (pop: 179,500) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (171 mi) ESE of Baluntaicun (Bayinguoleng Mengguzizhizhou) (pop: 5,300) --> See nearby quakes!
301 km (187 mi) SSE of Urumaci (pop: 3,029,400) --> See nearby quakes!
332 km (206 mi) SSE of Changji (pop: 198,800) --> See nearby quakes!
396 km (246 mi) WSW of Kumul (pop: 137,100) --> See nearby quakes!
415 km (258 mi) SE of Shihezi (pop: 572,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.6||10 km||SOUTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA||KNDC|
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