Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 120 km southeast of Bam, Kerman, Iran, on Saturday, 29 January 2011 at 14:56 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 14 km depth
Date & time: 29 Jan 2011 14:56:19 UTC
Depth: 14.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.23°N / 59.07°E (Kerman, Iran)
Nearest volcano: Shahsavaran (22 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
120 km (74 mi) SE of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) NW of Iranshahr (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 131,200) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) W of Khāsh (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 69,600) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) SW of Zahedan (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 552,000) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) ENE of Mīnāb (Hormozgan) (pop: 70,800) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (172 mi) NW of Qasr-e-Qand (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 37,700) --> See nearby quakes!
298 km (185 mi) ENE of Bandar Abbas (Hormozgan) (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (186 mi) SE of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) ESE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
627 km (390 mi) NE of Abu Dabi (Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates) (pop: 603,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
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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