Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - 6.2 km west of Marivan, Ostān-e Kordestān, Iran, on Monday, 1 Mar 2021 5:00 am (GMT +3:30) -

Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - 6.2 km west of Marivan, Ostān-e Kordestān, Iran, on Monday, 1 Mar 2021 5:00 am (GMT +3:30)

Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 6 km depth

1 Mar 01:40 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 10 minutes.
1 Mar 04:50: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 8.0 to 6.0 km (from 5 to 3.7 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.4 km (0.9 mi) towards SE.
Date & time: 1 Mar 2021 01:30:12 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 1 Mar 2021 5:00 am (GMT +3:30)
Magnitude: 3.3
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.54°N / 46.12°E (Ostān-e Kordestān, Iran)
Nearest volcano: Sahand (246 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) WNW of Marivan (Kordestān) (pop: 91,700) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) ESE of Penjwin (Sulaymaniyah, Iraq) (pop: 27,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NNE of Halabja (Sulaymaniyah, Iraq) (pop: 57,300) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSE of Bāneh (Kordestān) (pop: 104,800) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) S of Saqqez (Kordestān) (pop: 151,200) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) WNW of Sanandaj (Kordestān) (pop: 349,200) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) WNW of Sanandaj (Kordestān) (pop: 349,200) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) S of Tabriz (East Azerbaijan) (pop: 1,424,600) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) NNE of Bagdad (Baghdad, Iraq) (pop: 7,216,000) --> See nearby quakes!
480 km (298 mi) W of Tehran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 1.7°C (35 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from S
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.36 km6 Km of Marivan, Kordestan, IranIRSC

User reports for this quake (8)

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Marivan, Kordestān (1.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : Shakking for short time. All people awake frome sleep | 2 users found this interesting.  
Mariwan / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : I've seen one movement of the walls on the 3rd floor | 2 users found this interesting.  
marivan / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : i am very scared | One user found this interesting.  
Marivan, Kordestān (5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Marivan, Kordestān (5.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s
Marivan / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / 2-5 s
Kanidinar / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Mariwan / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
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