Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 33 km southeast of Gorgan, Golestan, Iran, on Tuesday, 22 May 2018 at 13:51 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
22 May 14:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.64°N / 54.71°E (Golestan, Iran)
Nearest volcano: Damavand (245 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (20 mi) SE of Gorgan (pop: 244,900) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NW of Shahrud (Semnan) (pop: 131,900) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) NNE of Dāmghān (Semnan) (pop: 67,700) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SW of Āzādshahr (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSW of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) E of Behshahr (Māzandarān) (pop: 93,500) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) SW of Kalāleh (Kalaleh) (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) E of Nekā (Māzandarān) (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
313 km (195 mi) ENE of Teheran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
439 km (273 mi) W of Mashhad (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 2,307,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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