Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 34 Km of Raz, North Khorasan, on Saturday, 17 October 2015 at 11:33 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
17 Oct 11:55 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 22 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.2°N / 56.94°E (Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Baharly (Bäherden, Turkmenistan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) NNW of Bojnourd (pop: 192,000) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (77 mi) NW of Shīrvān (pop: 82,800) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) WNW of Achgabat (Turkmenistan) (pop: 727,700) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) NNW of Esfarāyen (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (97 mi) NE of Kalāleh (Kalaleh) (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) NW of Qūchān (pop: 111,800) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) NE of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) NE of Shahrud (pop: 131,900) --> See nearby quakes!
564 km (350 mi) ENE of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||10 km||34 km of Raz, North Khorasan||IRSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.