Moderate mag. 3.9 earthquake - 62 km north of Kerman, Iran, on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 11:05 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
20 Dec 11:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.82°N / 57.24°E↗ (Kerman, Iran)
Antipode: 30.82°S / 122.76°W↗
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (161 km / 100 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (38 mi) NNE of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) E of Zarand (pop: 59,000) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SE of Rāvar (pop: 40,200) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) ESE of Shahrak-e Pābedānā (pop: 6,500) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (74 mi) NNE of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) ENE of Rafsanjān (pop: 147,700) --> See nearby quakes!
214 km (133 mi) NE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (135 mi) ENE of Shahr-e Bābak (pop: 52,400) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) NNW of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
766 km (476 mi) SE of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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