Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 66 km northeast of Mīnāb, Hormozgan, Iran, on Wednesday, 4 December 2019 at 18:47 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 18 km depth
4 Dec 19:00 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Dec 2019 18:47:11 UTC -
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.57°N / 57.53°E (Iran)
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (204 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) NE of Mīnāb (pop: 70,800) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) ENE of Bandar Abbas (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) ENE of Qeshm (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) SSW of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (172 mi) SE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
278 km (173 mi) SSE of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
305 km (189 mi) S of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
390 km (242 mi) WSW of Zahedan (pop: 552,000) --> See nearby quakes!
452 km (281 mi) NNW of Muscat (Oman) (pop: 797,000) --> See nearby quakes!
467 km (290 mi) NE of Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 603,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||18 km||9 km of Nodej, kerman (Iran)||IRSC|
|M 4.2||18 km||Southern Iran||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
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