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Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 116 km south of Aral, Xinjiang, China, on Thursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 8:18 pm (GMT +8) -

Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 116 km south of Aral, Xinjiang, China, on Thursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 8:18 pm (GMT +8) Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 116 km south of Aral, Xinjiang, China, on Thursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 8:18 pm (GMT +8)

Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

23 Jun 13:24 UTC: First to report: KNDC after 1 hour and 6 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 23, 2022 12:18:56 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 8:18 pm (GMT +8)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.3
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude39.57°N / 80.76°E (Aksu Diqu, Xinjiang, China)
Antipode39.57°S / 99.24°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceKNDC (Kazakhstan National Data Center)
Nearby towns and cities116 km (72 mi) SSW of Aral (pop: 260,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
163 km (101 mi) SSE of Aykol (Akesu Diqu) (pop: 11,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
184 km (114 mi) SSE of Ciudad de Aksu (pop: 340,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
283 km (176 mi) NNE of Chotan (pop: 410,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
301 km (187 mi) SW of Kucha (pop: 68,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
308 km (191 mi) NNE of Zangguy (Hotan Prefecture) (pop: 13,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
737 km (458 mi) SW of Urumaci (pop: 3,029,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.310 kmSOUTHERN XINJIANG, CHINAKNDC

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Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Apr 1, 1961 15:18
61 years ago
6.8

20 km
252km / 156mi164 km E of Kashgar, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Mar 2, 1906 06:15
116 years ago
6.7

20 km
249km / 154mi65 km N of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Dec 17, 1915 07:05
107 years ago
6.5

20 km
273km / 170mi109 km NW of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jul 3, 2015 01:07
7 years ago
6.4

10 km
331km / 205mi61 km W of Zangguy, Hotan Prefecture, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Apr 4, 1961 09:46
61 years ago
6.3

20 km
246km / 153mi170 km E of Kashgar, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jan 24, 1987 08:09
35 years ago
6.2

29 km
250km / 155mi89 km NW of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jan 15, 1972 20:21
50 years ago
6.2

10.2 km
171km / 106mi160 km SW of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Mar 23, 1971 09:52
51 years ago
6.2

15 km
248km / 154mi88 km NW of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
May 4, 1965 08:34
57 years ago
6.2

10 km
273km / 170mi100 km NW of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Feb 14, 2005 23:38
17 years ago
6.1

22 km
265km / 164mi92 km NW of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Feb 11, 1969 22:08
53 years ago
6.1

13 km
237km / 147mi84 km NW of Aykol, Akesu Diqu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jun 27, 1959 19:11
63 years ago
6.1

25 km
254km / 158mi71 km NW of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jul 9, 1953 19:02
69 years ago
6.1

10 km
243km / 151mi179 km E of Kashgar, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Feb 25, 1991 14:30
31 years ago
6.0

21 km
178km / 111mi142 km SW of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jun 15, 1971 22:04
51 years ago
6.0

12 km
248km / 154mi83 km NW of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Mar 8, 2012 22:50
10 years ago
5.9

38 km
51km / 32mi129 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Apr 2, 1991 18:00
31 years ago
5.2

10 km
21km / 13mi133 km SW of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Mar 20, 2021 16:44
1 year 15 weeks ago
5.1

10 km
167km / 104mi111 km E of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Aug 24, 2005 22:32
17 years ago
5.0

41 km
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Feb 25, 1991 14:52
31 years ago
5.0

33 km
164km / 102mi143 km SW of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jul 21, 1989 06:20
33 years ago
5.0

60 km
203km / 126mi107 km W of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jun 27, 1973 13:11
49 years ago
5.0

33 km
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Jun 17, 2022 00:53
2 weeks ago
4.9

10 km
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May 23, 2022 09:18
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May 12, 2022 01:13
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10 km
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Aug 24, 2021 02:41
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Jun 2, 2021 12:44
1 year 4 weeks ago
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10 km
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Dec 19, 1994 02:24
28 years ago
4.9

28 km
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Oct 11, 1976 21:48
46 years ago
4.9

60 km
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Apr 18, 2022 11:12
11 weeks ago
4.8

10 km
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Apr 16, 2022 10:55
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4.8

10 km
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10 km
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10 km
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May 12, 2021 14:58
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10 km
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Apr 10, 2021 21:58
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10 km
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Feb 26, 2021 17:02
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Feb 5, 2021 20:18
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10 km
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Apr 8, 2022 11:26
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4.7

10 km
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Mar 23, 2022 10:10
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4.7

10 km
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Dec 14, 2021 11:33
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10 km
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Nov 29, 2021 11:38
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10 km
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10 km
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Jun 17, 2021 14:21
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10 km
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Jun 9, 2021 11:00
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4.7

10 km
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Feb 24, 2021 13:14
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10 km
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Jul 24, 2014 03:08
8 years ago
4.7

25 km
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4.6

10 km
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10 km
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10 km
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10 km
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10 km
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10 km
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10 km
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33 years ago
4.6

33 km
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Jan 20, 1983 17:47
39 years ago
4.6

33 km
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May 16, 1977 12:53
45 years ago
4.6

57 km
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Apr 22, 2022 12:11
10 weeks ago
4.5

10 km
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Mar 15, 2022 12:24
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4.5

10 km
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Feb 19, 2022 11:25
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4.5

10 km
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Feb 9, 2022 09:19
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4.5

10 km
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Jun 18, 2022 21:34
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4.4

10 km
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Apr 28, 2022 12:34
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4.4

10 km
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Mar 27, 2022 12:06
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4.4

10 km
101km / 63mi84 km SE of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Feb 28, 2022 19:54
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4.4

10 km
125km / 78mi214 km SW of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Sep 25, 2020 06:26
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4.4

30 km
157km / 97mi82 km SW of Aykol, Akesu Diqu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
May 17, 2022 13:16
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4.3

10 km
164km / 102mi74 km E of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Apr 19, 2022 05:20
11 weeks ago
4.3

10 km
75km / 46mi164 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Apr 5, 2022 11:27
13 weeks ago
4.3

10 km
90km / 56mi55 km SE of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
May 5, 1975 04:16
47 years ago
4.3

33 km
132km / 82mi83 km SW of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
May 7, 2022 13:08
8 weeks ago
4.2

10 km
106km / 66mi79 km SE of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Apr 28, 2022 12:11
9 weeks ago
4.2

10 km
156km / 97mi62 km E of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jun 14, 2022 15:23
3 weeks ago
4.1

10 km
100km / 62mi16 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Mar 6, 2022 14:42
17 weeks ago
4.1

10 km
68km / 42mi50 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Feb 4, 2022 00:35
21 weeks ago
4.1

10 km
123km / 76mi24 km E of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Feb 26, 2004 09:35
18 years ago
4.0

50 km
160km / 99mi102 km SW of Ciudad de Aksu, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Feb 6, 1998 04:33
24 years ago
4.0

33 km
32km / 20mi137 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jun 20, 2022 12:29
13 days ago
3.9

10 km
118km / 73mi64 km SE of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jun 2, 2022 12:18
4 weeks ago
3.9

10 km
88km / 55mi29 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jun 8, 2021 12:51
1 year 4 weeks ago
3.9

10 km
70km / 44mi54 km SW of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Mar 29, 2021 14:18
1 year 14 weeks ago
3.9

10 km
62km / 38mi99 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Mar 28, 2021 11:17
1 year 14 weeks ago
3.9

10 km
107km / 67mi67 km SE of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Feb 22, 2021 18:48
1 year 19 weeks ago
3.9

10 km
88km / 55mi29 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Feb 10, 2021 04:52
1 year 20 weeks ago
3.9

10 km
56km / 35mi100 km SW of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Feb 28, 2017 17:03
5 years ago
3.9

6 km
63km / 39mi69 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Apr 13, 2022 11:31
12 weeks ago
3.8

10 km
62km / 39mi55 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Mar 12, 2021 08:06
1 year 16 weeks ago
3.8

10 km
46km / 28mi71 km SW of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jun 19, 2022 12:12
14 days ago
3.7

10 km
86km / 54mi39 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
May 20, 2022 12:32
6 weeks ago
3.7

10 km
93km / 57mi27 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Apr 20, 2022 12:42
11 weeks ago
3.7

10 km
20km / 12mi122 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Oct 20, 2021 03:30
37 weeks ago
3.7

10 km
34km / 21mi84 km SW of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Sep 4, 2021 05:41
43 weeks ago
3.7

10 km
67km / 42mi83 km S of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Aug 31, 2021 06:29
44 weeks ago
3.7

10 km
52km / 32mi151 km SW of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
Jul 29, 2021 11:38
48 weeks ago
3.7

10 km
105km / 65mi17 km SE of Aral, Xinjiang, ChinaMore
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