Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 70 km northwest of Bojnourd, North Khorasan, Iran, on Sunday, 14 March 2021 at 17:16 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 6 km depth
15 Mar 04:30 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 11 hours.
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.01°N / 56.92°E (North Khorasan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
65 km (40 mi) SW of Baharly (Bäherden, Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) NNW of Bojnourd (pop: 192,000) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NW of Shīrvān (pop: 82,800) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NNW of Esfarāyen (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) W of Achgabat (Ashgabat, Turkmenistan) (pop: 727,700) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) NW of Qūchān (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 111,800) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) ENE of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (Golestan) (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) NNW of Sabzevar (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 226,200) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (153 mi) NE of Shahrud (Semnan) (pop: 131,900) --> See nearby quakes!
553 km (344 mi) ENE of Tehran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||6 km||19 Km of Raz, North Khorasan, Iran||IRSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.