Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - 76 km north of Bojnourd, North Khorasan, Iran, on Thursday, 12 November 2015 at 19:27 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 5 km depth
12 Nov 19:45 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.13°N / 57.08°E (North Khorasan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (28 mi) SW of Baharly (Bäherden, Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NNW of Bojnourd (pop: 192,000) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) W of Abadan (Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) NW of Shīrvān (pop: 82,800) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) W of Achgabat (Ashgabat, Turkmenistan) (pop: 727,700) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) NNW of Esfarāyen (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) NW of Qūchān (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 111,800) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) ENE of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (Golestan) (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) NE of Shahrud (Semnan) (pop: 131,900) --> See nearby quakes!
571 km (355 mi) ENE of Tehran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.2||5 km||22 km of Raz, North Khorasan||IRSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, 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.