Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 154 km southwest of Bam, Kerman, Iran, on Monday, 12 March 2018 at 07:35 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
Date & time: 12 Mar 2018 07:35:33 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.01°N / 57.39°E (Kerman, Iran)
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (156 km / 97 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
102 km (64 mi) NNE of Mīnāb (Hormozgan) (pop: 70,800) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NE of Bandar Abbas (Hormozgan) (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) SW of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (100 mi) NE of Qeshm (Hormozgan) (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) SSE of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (144 mi) SE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
255 km (158 mi) S of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (186 mi) SSE of Rafsanjān (pop: 147,700) --> See nearby quakes!
377 km (234 mi) WSW of Zahedan (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 552,000) --> See nearby quakes!
496 km (308 mi) NE of Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 603,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||10 km||Southern Iran||GFZ|
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