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Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 18 Km of Ezgele, Kermanshah (Iran) on Saturday, 17 August 2019

Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake  - 18 Km of Ezgele, Kermanshah (Iran) on Saturday, 17 August 2019
17 Aug 04:55 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 12 minutes.
Date & time: Saturday, 17 August 2019 04:43 UTC
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.74°N / 45.68°E (Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) NW of Sarpol-e Z̄ahāb (pop: 51,600)
56 km (35 mi) SW of Ḩalabjah (pop: 57,300)
66 km (41 mi) E of Kifrī (pop: 30,100)
94 km (59 mi) SE of As Sulaymānīyah (pop: 723,200)
132 km (82 mi) NW of Kahrīz (pop: 766,700)
532 km (331 mi) W of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300)
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 17 Aug 04:43 UTCM 2.6 / 8 km18 km of Ezgele, Kermanshah (Iran)IRSC

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At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 18 Km of Ezgele, Kermanshah (Iran) on Saturday, 17 August 2019
 

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