Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 29 km east of Zarand, Kerman, Iran, on Saturday, June 4, 2005 at 18:56 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.811°N / 56.866°E↗ (Kerman, Iran)
Antipode: 30.811°S / 123.134°W↗
Nearest volcano: Gandom Beryan (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) E of Zarand (pop: 59,000) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) S of Rāvar (pop: 40,200) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) SE of Shahrak-e Pābedānā (pop: 6,500) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) NNW of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) ENE of Rafsanjān (pop: 147,700) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NNE of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (115 mi) ENE of Shahr-e Bābak (pop: 52,400) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (118 mi) NE of Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
438 km (272 mi) ENE of Shiraz (Fars) (pop: 1,249,900) --> See nearby quakes!
742 km (461 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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