Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 93 km southeast of Mīnāb, Hormozgan, Iran, on Sat, 11 May 2013 06:41 (Asia/Tehran)
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Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 30 km depth
11 May 04:05 UTC: First to report: USGS after 24 minutes.
Date & time: 11 May 2013 03:41:31 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sat, 11 May 2013 06:41 (Asia/Tehran)
Depth: 30.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 26.7876°N / 57.9437°E (Iran)
Nearest volcano: Bazman (248 km / 154 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
93 km (58 mi) ESE of Mīnāb (pop: 70,800) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) E of Qeshm (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) ESE of Bandar Abbas (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) S of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (171 mi) W of Iranshahr (pop: 131,200) --> See nearby quakes!
286 km (178 mi) WNW of Qasr-e-Qand (pop: 37,700) --> See nearby quakes!
359 km (223 mi) N of Muscat (Oman) (pop: 797,000) --> See nearby quakes!
398 km (247 mi) SSE of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
416 km (258 mi) SW of Zahedan (pop: 552,000) --> See nearby quakes!
440 km (274 mi) NE of Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 603,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.0||20 km||SOUTHERN IRAN||EMSC|
|M 5.0||30 km||94km ESE of Minab, Iran||USGS|
|M 5.1||10 km||Southern Iran||GFZ|
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