Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 32 km northeast of Naz̧arābād, Alborz, Iran, on Thursday, 15 April 2021 at 08:34 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 9 km depth
15 Apr 09:00 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 26 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Apr 2021 08:34:32 UTC -
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.19°N / 50.81°E (Alborz, Iran)
Nearest volcano: Damavand (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) ENE of Ābyek (Markazi) (pop: 55,100) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NE of Naz̧arābād (pop: 213,400) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNW of Karaj (pop: 1,448,100) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NNW of Shahre Jadide Andisheh (Tehrān) (pop: 80,000) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NNW of Malārd (Tehrān) (pop: 56,700) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) NNW of Shahrīār (Tehrān) (pop: 58,800) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) E of Alvand (Qazvīn) (pop: 90,000) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) S of Tonekābon (Tonekabon, Māzandarān) (pop: 37,500) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) SW of Chālūs (Māzandarān) (pop: 69,600) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) NW of Tehran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||9 km||4 Km of Taleghan, Alborz, Iran||IRSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.