Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 16 km north of Ārt Khwājah, Khwaja Ghar, Takhar, Afghanistan, on Friday, Jun 24, 2022 at 2:27 pm (GMT +4:30) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
24 Jun 11:12 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 14 minutes.
|Date & time||Jun 24, 2022 09:57:58 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Friday, Jun 24, 2022 at 2:27 pm (GMT +4:30)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||37.23°N / 69.49°E (Dasht-e Qal‘ah, Takhar, Afghanistan)|
|Antipode||37.23°S / 110.51°W|
|Shaking intensity||Moderate shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)|
|Nearby towns and cities||16 km (10 mi) N of Ārt Khwājah (Khwaja Ghar) (pop: 18,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
30 km (19 mi) SSE of Farkhor (Khatlon, Tajikistan) (pop: 21,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Rustāq (Rustaq) (pop: 25,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) N of Taloqan (Takhār) (pop: 64,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) NNE of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
79 km (49 mi) NE of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
158 km (98 mi) SSE of Duschanbe (Dushanbe, Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
302 km (188 mi) N of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|4.6||10 km||AFGHANISTAN-TAJIKISTAN BORDER REGION||KNDC|
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