Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 87 km north of Bojnourd, North Khorasan, Iran, on Friday, 16 October 2015 at 23:31 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
16 Oct 23:50 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.25°N / 57.24°E (North Khorasan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) SW of Baharly (Bäherden, Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) WNW of Abadan (Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) N of Bojnourd (pop: 192,000) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (66 mi) WNW of Achgabat (Ashgabat, Turkmenistan) (pop: 727,700) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NNW of Shīrvān (pop: 82,800) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (82 mi) N of Esfarāyen (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) NW of Qūchān (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 111,800) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) ENE of Kalāleh (Kalaleh, Golestan) (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
214 km (133 mi) ENE of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (Golestan) (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
590 km (367 mi) ENE of Tehran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||10 km||27 km of Bäherden, Turkmenistan||IRSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.