Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 95 km west of Bandar Abbas, Iran, on Tuesday, 22 September 2020 at 19:43 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 95 km west of Bandar Abbas, Iran, on Tuesday, 22 September 2020 at 19:43 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth

22 Sep 19:54 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 11 minutes.
23 Sep 14:04: Epicenter location corrected by 16.6 km (10.3 mi) towards SW.
Date & time: 22 Sep 2020 19:43:32 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.31°N / 55.33°E (Hormozgan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km (59 mi) NNE of Bandar-e Lengeh (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) W of Bandar Abbas (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) WNW of Qeshm (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) W of Mīnāb (pop: 70,800) --> See nearby quakes!
331 km (206 mi) NNE of Abu Dabi (Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates) (pop: 603,500) --> See nearby quakes!
372 km (231 mi) SSW of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
375 km (233 mi) SE of Shiraz (Fars) (pop: 1,249,900) --> See nearby quakes!
441 km (274 mi) ENE of Doha (Baladīyat ad Dawḩah, Qatar) (pop: 344,900) --> See nearby quakes!
486 km (302 mi) ENE of Manama (Bahrain) (pop: 147,100) --> See nearby quakes!
517 km (321 mi) NW of Muscat (Oman) (pop: 797,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 25.3°C (77 F), humidity: 18%, wind: 1 km/h (1 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
4.510 km95 Km W of Bandar Abbas, IranGFZ
4.210 km4.5 Southern IranEMSC
4.213 km19 Km of Roydar, Hormozgan, IranIRSC
4.210 km91 Km WNW of Bandar Abbas, IranUSGS

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