Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Argō, 12 km southeast of Faizabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Saturday, 12 June 2021 at 01:44 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 240 km depth
12 Jun 04:06 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 2 hours and 21 minutes.
Depth: 240.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.0337°N / 70.6622°E (Argō, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) SE of Faizabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NW of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) E of Rustāq (Rustaq, Takhar) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) WNW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) WNW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) ENE of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) ENE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
309 km (192 mi) NNE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
318 km (198 mi) E of Mazari Sharif (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||240 km||Afghanistan: Hindu Kush And Pamir Area||KNDC|
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