Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 108 km southeast of Bam, Kerman, Iran, on Saturday, 29 January 2011 at 04:43 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 16 km depth
Date & time: 29 Jan 2011 04:43:19 UTC
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.33°N / 59.02°E (Kerman, Iran)
Nearest volcano: Shahsavaran (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
108 km (67 mi) SE of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) NW of Iranshahr (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 131,200) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) W of Khāsh (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 69,600) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (138 mi) SW of Zahedan (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 552,000) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) NE of Mīnāb (Hormozgan) (pop: 70,800) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (179 mi) SE of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
296 km (184 mi) SE of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
298 km (185 mi) ENE of Bandar Abbas (Hormozgan) (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
348 km (216 mi) ESE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
373 km (232 mi) SE of Rafsanjān (pop: 147,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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