Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - East Kazakhstan, 25 km northeast of Kokpekty, Kazakhstan, on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021 5:15 pm (GMT +6) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
8 Dec 12:36 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 21 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021 5:15 pm (GMT +6)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 48.94°N / 82.59°E (East Kazakhstan, Kazakhstan)
Antipode: 48.94°S / 97.41°W
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) NNE of Kokpekty (pop: 5,170) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SW of Belogorskīy (pop: 1,530) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SSW of Asūbulaq (Ulan District) (pop: 5,640) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) WNW of Aksuat (Kürşim awdanı) (pop: 6,700) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) ESE of Georgievka (Zharma District) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) WNW of Kurchum (Kurshim District) (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) S of Ust-Kamenogorsk (pop: 319,100) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) SW of Zyryanovsk (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (105 mi) SSW of Leninogor (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
833 km (518 mi) ESE of Astana (Nur-Sultan) (pop: 345,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.6||10 km||EASTERN KAZAKHSTAN||KNDC|
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