Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 118 km northeast of Bam, Kerman, Iran, on Friday, 17 April 2020 at 10:42 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
17 Apr 13:05 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 2 hours and 23 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.66°N / 59.39°E (Kerman, Iran)
Nearest volcano: Shahsavaran (168 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) WSW of Noşratābād (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 4,180) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) ENE of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) W of Zahedan (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 552,000) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) ESE of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) NW of Khāsh (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 69,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||10 km||62 km of Nosrat abad, Sistan va Baluchestan (Iran)||IRSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.