Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - 9.2 km northeast of Noşratābād, Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran, on Wednesday, 19 February 2020 at 01:22 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 9 km depth
19 Feb 01:35 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.95°N / 60.06°E (Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran)
Nearest volcano: Taftan (183 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) NE of Noşratābād (pop: 4,180) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (57 mi) WNW of Zahedan (pop: 552,000) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) WSW of Mīrābād (Chahar Burjak, Nimroz, Afghanistan) (pop: 14,200) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (113 mi) SW of Zabol (pop: 122,000) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) ENE of Bam (Kerman) (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) WSW of Zaranj (Nimroz, Afghanistan) (pop: 49,900) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (138 mi) NNW of Khāsh (pop: 69,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.9||9 km||12 km of Nosrat abad, Sistan va Baluchestan (Iran)||IRSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.