Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 149 km northeast of Bandar Abbas, Iran, on Friday, 3 April 2020 at 16:06 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 8 km depth
3 Apr 16:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 33 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Apr 2020 16:06:37 UTC -
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.75°N / 57.65°E (Kerman, Iran)
Nearest volcano: Shahsavaran (166 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
88 km (55 mi) NE of Mīnāb (Hormozgan) (pop: 70,800) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) ENE of Bandar Abbas (Hormozgan) (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) NE of Qeshm (Hormozgan) (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) SSW of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (164 mi) SSE of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) SE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) SSE of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
369 km (229 mi) WSW of Zahedan (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 552,000) --> See nearby quakes!
470 km (292 mi) N of Muscat (Oman) (pop: 797,000) --> See nearby quakes!
490 km (305 mi) NE of Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 603,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||8 km||Southern Iran||EMSC|
|M 4.0||8 km||23 km of Kahnooj, kerman (Iran)||IRSC|
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