Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 33 km east of Zarand, Kerman, Iran, on Sunday, May 1, 2005 at 19:12 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 14 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 13.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.728°N / 56.893°E↗ (Kerman, Iran)
Antipode: 30.728°S / 123.107°W↗
Nearest volcano: Gandom Beryan (91 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (20 mi) ESE of Zarand (pop: 59,000) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NNW of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) S of Rāvar (pop: 40,200) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) SE of Shahrak-e Pābedānā (pop: 6,500) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) ENE of Rafsanjān (pop: 147,700) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NNE of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) ENE of Shahr-e Bābak (pop: 52,400) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) NE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
437 km (272 mi) ENE of Shiraz (Fars) (pop: 1,249,900) --> See nearby quakes!
751 km (467 mi) SE of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300) --> 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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|4.0||14 km||central Iran||USGS|
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