Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 79 km northeast of Mīnāb, Hormozgan, Iran, on Monday, 6 November 1995 at 03:53 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 33 km depth
Date & time: 6 Nov 1995 03:53:23 UTC
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.756°N / 57.467°E (Iran)
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (183 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
79 km (49 mi) NNE of Mīnāb (pop: 70,800) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) ENE of Bandar Abbas (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) NE of Qeshm (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) SSW of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) SSE of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
257 km (160 mi) SE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (176 mi) S of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
323 km (201 mi) W of Iranshahr (pop: 131,200) --> See nearby quakes!
384 km (239 mi) WSW of Zahedan (pop: 552,000) --> See nearby quakes!
479 km (297 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: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.1||33 km||southern Iran||USGS|
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