Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 42 km south of Shahrud, Semnan, Iran, on Friday, 6 July 2018 at 09:57 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 8 km depth
6 Jul 10:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.06°N / 54.82°E (Semnan, Iran)
Nearest volcano: Damavand (244 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Shahrud (pop: 131,900) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) ESE of Dāmghān (pop: 67,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SSE of Gorgan (Golestan) (pop: 244,900) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (74 mi) SSW of Āzādshahr (Golestan) (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) ESE of Behshahr (Māzandarān) (pop: 93,500) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) SSW of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (Golestan) (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) ENE of Mahdishahr (Mahdi Shahr) (pop: 21,000) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) ENE of Semnan (pop: 124,800) --> See nearby quakes!
309 km (192 mi) E of Teheran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
430 km (267 mi) W of Mashhad (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 2,307,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||8 km||NORTHERN IRAN||EMSC|
|M 4.3||10 km||- 65km S of Shahrud, Iran||USGS|
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