Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 194 km southwest of Korla, Xinjiang, China, on 17 Jun 8:34 pm (GMT +8) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
17 Jun 13:42 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 17 Jun 8:34 pm (GMT +8)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.34°N / 84.82°E (Xinjiang, China)
Nearby towns and cities:
194 km (120 mi) SW of Korla (pop: 179,500) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) SE of Kucha (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
302 km (187 mi) E of Aral (pop: 260,000) --> See nearby quakes!
367 km (228 mi) SSE of Xinyuan (pop: 300,000) --> See nearby quakes!
394 km (245 mi) ESE of Aksu (pop: 340,000) --> See nearby quakes!
448 km (278 mi) SSW of Urumaci (pop: 3,029,400) --> See nearby quakes!
452 km (281 mi) SSW of Shihezi (pop: 572,800) --> See nearby quakes!
456 km (284 mi) SSW of Changji (pop: 198,800) --> See nearby quakes!
464 km (288 mi) SW of Turpan (pop: 254,900) --> See nearby quakes!
493 km (306 mi) SE of Qapqal (pop: 160,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.5||10 km||SOUTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA||KNDC|
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