Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 84 km northwest of Bojnourd, North Khorasan, Iran, on Wednesday, 14 October 2015 at 16:39 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
14 Oct 16:55 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.15°N / 56.91°E (North Khorasan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) SW of Baharly (Bäherden, Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NNW of Bojnourd (pop: 192,000) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) NW of Shīrvān (pop: 82,800) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) NNW of Esfarāyen (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) W of Achgabat (Ashgabat, Turkmenistan) (pop: 727,700) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) NE of Kalāleh (Kalaleh, Golestan) (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (113 mi) NW of Qūchān (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 111,800) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) NE of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (Golestan) (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) NE of Shahrud (Semnan) (pop: 131,900) --> See nearby quakes!
559 km (347 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||30 km of Raz, North Khorasan||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.