An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 occurred in Afghanistan at 13:50 local time on January 11, 2024，with a focal depth of 220 kilometers. The epicenter was located at 36.70 degrees north latitude and 70.70 degrees east longitude. The earthquake in Kabul, the capital of the earthquake, has obvious earthquake feeling. Pakistan's capital fort, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, eastern Punjab province and other earthquakes are strong. Up to now, no casualties and property losses have been reported.
The National Cryosphere Desert Data Center (NCDC) for Glaciology and Permafrost Desert collects and prepares basic geographic data, satellite remote sensing data, population data, topographic data and other emergency response scientific data based on disaster situations. The "Emergency response service of scientific data for Afghanistan M 6.4 earthquake (20240111)" system has been released, which provides data visualization, interoperation and data download capabilities. For use by relevant emergency, rescue and research departments.
The subsequent NCDC will continue to further collect and sort out various data resources in the gradually release them through the data center platform for the use of relevant emergency, rescue and research departments.