Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 4 Km of Givi, Ardebil, Iran on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 21:00 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 11 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.67°N / 48.31°E (Iran)
Nearest volcano: Sabalan (73 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) NW of Khalkhāl (pop: 51,000)
54 km (34 mi) SW of Hashtpar (pop: 45,300)
65 km (40 mi) S of Ardabīl (pop: 410,800)
121 km (75 mi) NW of Rasht (pop: 594,600)
183 km (114 mi) SE of Tabriz (pop: 1,424,600)
354 km (220 mi) NW of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300)
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 16 Sep 20:49 UTC||M 2.7 / 8 km||4 Km of Givi, Ardebil, 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.