Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 80 km northwest of Bojnourd, North Khorasan, Iran, on Saturday, 24 October 2015 at 14:22 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
24 Oct 14:45 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.12°N / 56.93°E (North Khorasan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) SW of Baharly (Bäherden, Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NNW of Bojnourd (pop: 192,000) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) NW of Shīrvān (pop: 82,800) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) NNW of Esfarāyen (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 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!
179 km (111 mi) NW of Qūchān (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 111,800) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) ENE of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (Golestan) (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 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: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||10 km||27 km of Raz, North Khorasan||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.