Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 121 km southeast of Bam, Kerman, Iran, on Tuesday, 22 March 2011 at 02:32 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 121 km southeast of Bam, Kerman, Iran, on Tuesday, 22 March 2011 at 02:32 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 14 km depth

Date & time: 22 Mar 2011 02:32:11 UTC
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 14.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.27°N / 59.15°E (Kerman, Iran)
Nearest volcano: Shahsavaran (18 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
121 km (75 mi) SE of Bam (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) NW of Iranshahr (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 131,200) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) W of Khāsh (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 69,600) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) SW of Zahedan (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 552,000) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) ENE of Mīnāb (Hormozgan) (pop: 70,800) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) NW of Qasr-e-Qand (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 37,700) --> See nearby quakes!
301 km (187 mi) SE of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
307 km (191 mi) ENE of Bandar Abbas (Hormozgan) (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
363 km (225 mi) ESE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
636 km (395 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: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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4.114 kmsoutheastern IranUSGS
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