Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - 144 km southwest of Shache, Kashgar, Xinjiang, China, on Thursday, 25 Feb 2021 11:47 am (GMT +8) -

Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - 144 km southwest of Shache, Kashgar, Xinjiang, China, on Thursday, 25 Feb 2021 11:47 am (GMT +8)

Tremblement de terre fort magnitude 5.1 at 10 km depth

25 Feb 05:18 UTC: Premier à signaler: KNDC après 1 heure et 31 minutes.
Date & time: 25 Feb 2021 03:47:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: jeudi, 25 févr. 2021 11:47 (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 5.1
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.75°N / 75.83°E (Région autonome de Xinjiang, Chine)
Nearby towns and cities:
144 km OSO de Yarkand (pop: 82,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
192 km S de Kachgar (pop: 274,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
264 km ONO de Zangguy (Hotan Prefecture) (pop: 13,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
370 km ONO de Khotan (pop: 114,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
405 km SE de Och (Kirghizistan) (pop: 200,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
418 km NNE de Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir, Inde) (pop: 975,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
421 km NNE de Soyībug (Jammu and Kashmir, Inde) (pop: 104,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
425 km NE de Battagram (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan) (pop: 700,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
514 km NNE de Islamabad (Pakistan) (pop: 601,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
540 km SO de Aksou (pop: 340,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
5.110 kmTAJIKISTAN-XINJIANG BORDER REGION, ChinaKNDC

User reports for this quake (1)

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806.3 km S of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 04 Mar 2021 14:03 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    79 km (49.1 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | CEIC | Details

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