Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 96 km north of Bojnourd, North Khorasan, Iran, on Sunday, 22 November 2015 at 08:42 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
22 Nov 08:55 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.3°N / 56.99°E (North Khorasan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (26 mi) WSW of Baharly (Bäherden, Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NNW of Bojnourd (pop: 192,000) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SE of Kizil-Arvat (Balkan, Turkmenistan) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) WNW of Abadan (Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) WNW of Achgabat (Ashgabat, Turkmenistan) (pop: 727,700) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) NW of Shīrvān (pop: 82,800) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) NNW of Esfarāyen (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) NW of Qūchān (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 111,800) --> See nearby quakes!
321 km (200 mi) NW of Mashhad (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 2,307,200) --> See nearby quakes!
573 km (356 mi) ENE of Tehran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||10 km||42 km of Bäherden, Turkmenistan||IRSC|
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