Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - EASTERN KAZAKHSTAN on Friday, Oct 15, 2021 1:24 pm (GMT +6) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
15 Oct 08:36 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Oct 15, 2021 1:24 pm (GMT +6)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 49.83°N / 80.8°E (Kazakhstan)
Antipode: 49.83°S / 99.2°W
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) NW of Shar (Zharma District) (pop: 9,090) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (48 mi) SSE of Semey (pop: 292,800) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) NW of Georgievka (Zharma District) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) S of Borodūlīkha (pop: 5,930) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) NW of Böke (pop: 1,050) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) SW of Shemonaīkha (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
678 km (421 mi) E of Astana (pop: 345,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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|2.5||10 km||EASTERN KAZAKHSTAN||KNDC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.