Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 92 km north of Bojnourd, North Khorasan, Iran, on Tuesday, 13 Oct 2015 8:26 am (GMT +0)
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
13 Oct 08:45 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 19 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 13 Oct 2015 8:26 am (GMT +0)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.28°N / 57.08°E (North Khorasan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Baharly (Bäherden, Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NNW of Bojnourd (pop: 192,000) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) WNW of Abadan (Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) WNW of Achgabat (Ashgabat, Turkmenistan) (pop: 727,700) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) NW of Shīrvān (pop: 82,800) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) NNW of Esfarāyen (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) NE of Kalāleh (Kalaleh, Golestan) (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) NW of Qūchān (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 111,800) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) NE of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (Golestan) (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
579 km (360 mi) ENE of Tehran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||10 km||36 km of Bäherden, Turkmenistan||IRSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.