Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 24 km north of Shahrud, Semnan, Iran, on Wednesday, 26 August 2020 at 12:55 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
26 Aug 13:10 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.63°N / 54.91°E (Semnan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) NNW of Shahrud (pop: 131,900) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SSW of Āzādshahr (Golestan) (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) NE of Dāmghān (pop: 67,700) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SSW of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (Golestan) (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSW of Kalāleh (Kalaleh, Golestan) (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) E of Behshahr (Māzandarān) (pop: 93,500) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) E of Nekā (Māzandarān) (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) E of Sari (Māzandarān) (pop: 255,400) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) NE of Mahdishahr (Mahdi Shahr) (pop: 21,000) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) E of Jūybār (Juybar, Māzandarān) (pop: 28,400) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) E of Babol (Māzandarān) (pop: 202,800) --> See nearby quakes!
330 km (205 mi) ENE of Teheran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||10 km||15 Km of Amirieh, Semnan (Iran)||IRSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.