Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 85 km northwest of Bojnourd, North Khorasan, Iran, on Thursday, 15 October 2015 at 00:40 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
15 Oct 03:40 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 2 hours and 59 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.17°N / 56.92°E (North Khorasan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km (33 mi) SW of Baharly (Bäherden, Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NNW of Bojnourd (pop: 192,000) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) NW of Shīrvān (pop: 82,800) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) W of Achgabat (Ashgabat, Turkmenistan) (pop: 727,700) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) NNW of Esfarāyen (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) NE of Kalāleh (Kalaleh, Golestan) (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) NW of Qūchān (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 111,800) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) NE of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (Golestan) (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (161 mi) NE of Shahrud (Semnan) (pop: 131,900) --> See nearby quakes!
561 km (349 mi) ENE of Tehran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.4||10 km||31 km of Raz, North Khorasan||IRSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, 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.