Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 115 km west of Zahedan, Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran, on Tuesday, 29 May 2018 6:43 pm (GMT +0)

Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 115 km west of Zahedan, Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran, on Tuesday, 29 May 2018 6:43 pm (GMT +0)

Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

29 May 18:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Date & time: 29 May 2018 18:43:09 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 29 May 2018 6:43 pm (GMT +0)
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.18°N / 59.73°E (Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran)
Nearest volcano: Bazman (126 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
84 km (52 mi) SSW of Noşratābād (pop: 4,180) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) WSW of Zahedan (pop: 552,000) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) E of Bam (Kerman) (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) NW of Khāsh (pop: 69,600) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) NNW of Iranshahr (pop: 131,200) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) SW of Zabol (pop: 122,000) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (176 mi) ESE of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
341 km (212 mi) NNW of Qasr-e-Qand (pop: 37,700) --> See nearby quakes!
345 km (214 mi) NE of Mīnāb (Hormozgan) (pop: 70,800) --> See nearby quakes!
386 km (240 mi) ESE of Rafsanjān (Kerman) (pop: 147,700) --> 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
4.010 kmSOUTHEASTERN IRANEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
1618.8 km E of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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