Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 60 km northeast of Kerman, Iran, on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 14:55 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 8 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 seconds.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.76°N / 57.37°E↗ (Kerman, Iran)
Antipode: 30.76°S / 122.63°W↗
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (152 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
60 km (37 mi) NNE of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) E of Zarand (pop: 59,000) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) SE of Rāvar (pop: 40,200) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) NE of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (85 mi) ENE of Rafsanjān (pop: 147,700) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) NNW of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) ESE of Bāfq (Bafgh, Yazd) (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (136 mi) NE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) ENE of Shahr-e Bābak (pop: 52,400) --> See nearby quakes!
779 km (484 mi) SE of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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