Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 90 km north of Bojnourd, North Khorasan, Iran, on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 10:44 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 11 km depth
21 Oct 10:55 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 11 minutes.
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.28°N / 57.21°E↗ (North Khorasan, Iran)
Antipode: 38.28°S / 122.79°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) SW of Baharly (Bäherden, Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WNW of Abadan (Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) N of Bojnourd (pop: 192,000) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) WNW of Ashgabat (Turkmenistan) (pop: 727,700) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) NNW of Shīrvān (pop: 82,800) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) NNW of Esfarāyen (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) NW of Quchan (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 111,800) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) NE of Kalāleh (Kalaleh, Golestan) (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) NE of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (Golestan) (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
589 km (366 mi) ENE of Tehran (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||11 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.