Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 83 km southeast of Mohr, Fars Province, Iran, on Sunday, 22 Nov 7.43 am (GMT +3:30) -

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake  - 83 km southeast of Mohr, Fars Province, Iran, on Sunday, 22 Nov 7.43 am (GMT +3:30)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 16 km depth

22 Nov 04:25 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 11 minutes.
Update Sun, 22 Nov 2020, 04:27
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake 83 km southeast of Mohr, Iran
4.4 quake 22 Nov 7:43 am (GMT +3:30)
4.4 quake 22 Nov 7:43 am (GMT +3:30)
A shallow magnitude 4.4 earthquake was reported in the morning near the town of Kīsh, Iran.
According to the Iranian Seismological Center (IRSC), the quake hit on Sunday 22 November 2020 at 7.13 am local time at a shallow depth of 16 km. Shallow earthquakes are felt more strongly than deeper ones as they are closer to the surface. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter. Weak shaking might have been felt in Kīsh (pop. 20,900) located 77 km from the epicenter, Gerāsh (pop. 25,300) 83 km away, and Mohr (pop. 35,000) 83 km away.
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Date & time: 22 Nov 2020 04:13:57 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 22 Nov 7.43 am (GMT +3:30)
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.12°N / 53.57°E (Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
77 km (48 mi) NW of Kīsh (Kish) (pop: 20,900)
83 km (51 mi) SW of Gerāsh (Gerash) (pop: 25,300)
83 km (52 mi) SE of Mohr (pop: 35,000)
144 km (90 mi) NW of Bandar-e Lengeh (pop: 22,800)
202 km (126 mi) S of Fasā (Fars Province) (pop: 98,100)
205 km (128 mi) SW of Dārāb (pop: 63,300)
286 km (178 mi) NW of Dubai (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 2,956,600)
975 km (606 mi) SE of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 20.6°C (69 F), humidity: 69%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from E
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.416 km13 Km of Ashkanan, Fars, IranIRSC
M 4.410 km74 Km ESE of Mohr, IranUSGS
M 4.418 kmSOUTHERN IRANEMSC

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