Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 56 km north of Kerman, Iran, on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 10:48 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 6 km depth
20 Dec 11:03 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.75°N / 57.3°E↗ (Kerman, Iran)
Antipode: 30.75°S / 122.7°W↗
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (152 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) NNE of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) E of Zarand (pop: 59,000) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SE of Rāvar (pop: 40,200) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) ESE of Shahrak-e Pābedānā (pop: 6,500) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) NE of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) ENE of Rafsanjān (pop: 147,700) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) NNW of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) NE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) ENE of Shahr-e Bābak (pop: 52,400) --> See nearby quakes!
775 km (482 mi) SE of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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