Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 54 km northeast of Kerman, Iran, on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 11:36 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 13 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 seconds.
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.65°N / 57.44°E↗ (Kerman, Iran)
Antipode: 30.65°S / 122.56°W↗
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (140 km / 87 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km (33 mi) NE of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) E of Zarand (pop: 59,000) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SE of Rāvar (pop: 40,200) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NE of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) ENE of Rafsanjān (pop: 147,700) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) NNW of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) NE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) ESE of Bāfq (Bafgh, Yazd) (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (143 mi) ENE of Shahr-e Bābak (pop: 52,400) --> See nearby quakes!
793 km (492 mi) SE of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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