Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 73 km southwest of Aksu, Xinjiang, China, on 9 Jun 7:00 pm (GMT +8) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
9 Jun 12:00 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 0 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 9 Jun 7:00 pm (GMT +8)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.59°N / 79.9°E (Xinjiang, China)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Aykol (Akesu Diqu) (pop: 11,300) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) SSW of Aksu (pop: 340,000) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) W of Aral (pop: 260,000) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) WSW of Kucha (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
332 km (207 mi) NE of Shache (pop: 82,500) --> See nearby quakes!
356 km (221 mi) ENE of Kashgar (pop: 274,700) --> See nearby quakes!
370 km (230 mi) SSW of Qapqal (pop: 160,000) --> See nearby quakes!
387 km (241 mi) N of Hotan (pop: 114,000) --> See nearby quakes!
393 km (244 mi) SSW of Huocheng (pop: 360,000) --> See nearby quakes!
728 km (452 mi) WSW of Urumaci (pop: 3,029,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.7||10 km||SOUTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA||KNDC|
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