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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - SOUTHERN IRAN on Friday, 30 December 2016

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake  - SOUTHERN IRAN on Friday, 30 December 2016
Date & time: Fri, 30 Dec 19:47:37 UTC
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.18°N / 53.29°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (486 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
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"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 30 Dec
Fri, 30 Dec 20:17 UTCM 3.9 / 20 km - [info] (504 km)SOUTHERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Fri, 6 Jan
Fri, 6 Jan 02:33 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (452 km)Southern Iran
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 15 Apr
Sat, 15 Apr 04:37 UTCM 3.6 / 17 km - [info] (385 km)SOUTHERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 20 Apr
Thu, 20 Apr 15:49 UTCM 3.9 / 7 km - [info] (457 km)SOUTHERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 22 Apr
Sat, 22 Apr 09:58 UTCM 3.6 / 18 km - [info] (309 km)SOUTHERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 28 Apr
Fri, 28 Apr 13:00 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (310 km)SOUTHERN IRAN[Map]EMSC

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