Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 124 km northeast of Bandar Abbas, Iran, on Sunday, 23 February 2020 at 01:12 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 21 km depth
23 Feb 01:25 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 23 Feb 2020 01:12:24 UTC -
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.02°N / 57.12°E (Kerman, Iran)
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (160 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
99 km (61 mi) N of Mīnāb (Hormozgan) (pop: 70,800) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) NE of Bandar Abbas (Hormozgan) (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) NE of Qeshm (Hormozgan) (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) SW of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) SE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (136 mi) SSE of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (156 mi) S of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) SSE of Rafsanjān (pop: 147,700) --> See nearby quakes!
481 km (299 mi) ESE of Shiraz (Fars) (pop: 1,249,900) --> See nearby quakes!
481 km (299 mi) NNE of Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 603,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
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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|M 4.0||21 km||14 km of Faryab, kerman (Iran)||IRSC|
|M 4.0||21 km||Southern Iran||EMSC|
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