Mag. 2.5 earthquake - UNITED ARAB EMIRATES on Monday, 20 June 2016 at 14:47 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 8 km depth
20 Jun 16:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 14 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 25.32°N / 55.73°E (United Arab Emirates)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) WNW of Adh Dhayd (pop: 24,700)
32 km (20 mi) E of Sharjah (pop: 1,324,500)
32 km (20 mi) SSE of Umm al-Quwain (pop: 62,700)
50 km (31 mi) ENE of Dubai (pop: 2,956,600)
56 km (35 mi) WNW of Reef Al Fujairah City (pop: 82,300)
56 km (35 mi) SSW of Ras al-Khaimah (pop: 351,900)
61 km (38 mi) WSW of Dibba Al-Fujairah (Dibba Al Fujairah) (pop: 30,000)
62 km (38 mi) W of Khor'fakkan (pop: 40,700)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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