Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 258 km north of Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Iran, on 14 Oct 2:36 pm (GMT +4) -

Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 258 km north of Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Iran, on 14 Oct 2:36 pm (GMT +4)

Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 20 km depth

14 Oct 11:20 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 14 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Oct 2020 11:06:18 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 14 Oct 2:36 pm (GMT +4)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.3°N / 54.57°E (Hormozgan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) SE of Gerāsh (Gerash, Fars) (pop: 25,300) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NNW of Bandar-e Lengeh (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) NNE of Kīsh (Kish) (pop: 20,900) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (105 mi) W of Bandar Abbas (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
317 km (197 mi) N of Abu Dabi (Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates) (pop: 603,500) --> See nearby quakes!
325 km (202 mi) SE of Shiraz (Fars) (pop: 1,249,900) --> See nearby quakes!
377 km (234 mi) NE of Doha (Baladīyat ad Dawḩah, Qatar) (pop: 344,900) --> See nearby quakes!
413 km (257 mi) ENE of Manama (Bahrain) (pop: 147,100) --> See nearby quakes!
565 km (351 mi) NW of Muscat (Oman) (pop: 797,000) --> See nearby quakes!
980 km (609 mi) SSE of Tehran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 31°C (88 F), humidity: 10%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from W
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 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.
4.220 km23 Km of Bastak, Hormozgan, IranIRSC
4.610 km49 Km SE of Gerash, IranEMSC
4.610 km45 Km SE of Gerāsh, IranUSGS

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