Terremoto leve mag. 4.4 - Khōst wa Firing, 56 km E of Nahrin, Nahrain, Baghlan, Afghanistan, Sunday, 04 Apr. 2021 -

Terremoto leve mag. 4.4 - Khōst wa Firing, 56 km E of Nahrin, Nahrain, Baghlan, Afghanistan, Sunday, 04 Apr. 2021

Terremoto leve magnitud 4.4 at 85 km depth

4 Apr 06:39 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 23 minutos.
4 Apr 06:42: Profundidad recalculada de 94.0 a 100.0 km (de 58 a 62 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 13 km (7.8 mi) al E.
4 Apr 07:18: Profundidad recalculada de 100.0 a 80.0 km (de 62 a 50 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 17 km (10.5 mi) al NO.
4 Apr 11:22: Profundidad recalculada de 80.0 a 85.0 km (de 50 a 53 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 5.6 km (3.5 mi) al S.
Update Sun, 4 Apr 2021, 06:45
Moderate magnitude 4.4 quake hits 69 km east of Nahrin, Afghanistan in the morning
4.4 quake 4 Apr 10:46 am (GMT +4:30)
4.4 quake 4 Apr 10:46 am (GMT +4:30)
A magnitude 4.4 earthquake near Nahrin, Nahrīn, Baghlan, Afghanistan, was reported only 29 minutes ago by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), considered one of the key international agencies that monitor seismic activity worldwide. The earthquake occurred at an intermediate depth of 100 km beneath the epicenter in the morning on Sunday 4 April 2021 at 10:16 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the United States Geological Survey which listed the quake at magnitude 4.4 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Nahrin (pop. 22,400) located 69 km from the epicenter, Farkhār (pop. 10,500) 69 km away, Taloqan (pop. 64,300) 93 km away, Pul-e Khumrī (pop. 56,400) 106 km away, Pul-e Khumrī (pop. 56,400) 106 km away, Khanabad (pop. 71,500) 107 km away, and Baghlan (pop. 108,400) 108 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 4 Apr 2021 06:16:27 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Sunday, 4 Apr 2021 10:46 (GMT +4:30)
Magnitud: 4.4
Profundidad: 85.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 36.01°N / 69.75°E (Khōst wa Firing, Baghlan, Afganistán)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km al E de Nahrin (Nahrain) (pop: 22,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
63 km al S de Farkhār (Farkhar, Takhar) (pop: 10,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
80 km al NNE de Bāzārak (Panjshir) (pop: 65,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
83 km al SSE de Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
93 km al E de Pul-e Khumrī (pop: 56,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
93 km al E de Pul-e Khumrī (pop: 56,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
94 km al SE de Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
95 km al E de Baghlan (pop: 108,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
173 km al NNE de Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
249 km al ESE de Mazār-e Šarīf (Balkh) (pop: 303,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds -1.7°C (29 F), humidity: 67%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from SE
Fuente primaria de datos: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Energía liberada estimada: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
RevistaProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
4.485 kmHINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTANEMSC
4.494 km57 Km ESE of Nahrīn, AfghanistanUSGS

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