Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 81 km northeast of Kalāleh, Kalaleh, Golestan, Iran, on Tuesday, 13 April 2021 at 13:44 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 81 km northeast of Kalāleh, Kalaleh, Golestan, Iran, on Tuesday, 13 April 2021 at 13:44 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

13 Apr 14:00 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 16 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Apr 2021 13:44:36 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.88°N / 56.16°E (Golestan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
81 km (50 mi) NE of Kalāleh (Kalaleh) (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NE of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) WNW of Bojnourd (North Khorasan) (pop: 192,000) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) NE of Āzādshahr (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) NW of Esfarāyen (North Khorasan) (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) WNW of Shīrvān (North Khorasan) (pop: 82,800) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (118 mi) NE of Gorgan (pop: 244,900) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) NNE of Shahrud (Semnan) (pop: 131,900) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) W of Achgabat (Ashgabat, Turkmenistan) (pop: 727,700) --> See nearby quakes!
487 km (303 mi) ENE of Tehran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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2.710 km18 Km of Maraveh Tappeh, Golestan, IranIRSC

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