Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - Kazakhstan, 28 km southeast of Alashankou, China, on Thursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 7:49 pm (GMT +8) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
23 Jun 12:54 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 4 minutes.
|Date & time||Jun 23, 2022 11:49:53 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Thursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 7:49 pm (GMT +8)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||44.94°N / 82.72°E (Bortala Mongol Zizhizhou, Xinjiang, Kazakhstan)|
|Antipode||44.94°S / 97.28°W|
|Shaking intensity||Moderate shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||KNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)|
|Nearby towns and cities||28 km (18 mi) SSE of Alashankou (China) (pop: 8,530) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Druzhba (Alakol District, Almaty Oblysy) (pop: 2,930) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
143 km (89 mi) NE of Yining (China) (pop: 515,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
174 km (108 mi) NNW of Xinyuan (China) (pop: 300,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
177 km (110 mi) NE of Huocheng (China) (pop: 360,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
226 km (140 mi) ESE of Sarkand (Almaty Oblysy) (pop: 76,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
342 km (213 mi) E of Taldykorgan (Almaty Oblysy) (pop: 116,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
408 km (254 mi) WNW of Urumaci (China) (pop: 3,029,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|4.8||10 km||NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA||KNDC|
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