Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Persian Gulf, 38 km east of Kīsh, Kish, Hormozgan, Iran, on Tuesday, 20 April 2021 at 07:15 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
20 Apr 07:40 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 25 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 26.49°N / 54.39°E (Persian Gulf, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (23 mi) E of Kīsh (Kish) (pop: 20,900) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) W of Bandar-e Lengeh (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) S of Gerāsh (Gerash) (pop: 25,300) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) NW of Ajman (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 490,000) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) NW of Sharjah (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 1,324,500) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) WNW of Ras al-Khaimah (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 351,900) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) NNW of Dubai City (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 2,956,600) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (118 mi) SE of Mohr (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) WSW of Qeshm (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) WSW of Bandar Abbas (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) E of Kish Island (pop: 39,900) --> 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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.8||10 km||30 Km of Bandar Chark, Hormozgan, 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.