Light mag. 2.9 earthquake - 40 km north of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran, on Monday, 26 April 2021 at 15:55 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 8 km depth
26 Apr 16:10 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 26.92°N / 54.9°E (Hormozgan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) N of Bandar-e Lengeh (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) ENE of Kīsh (Kish) (pop: 20,900) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) SE of Gerāsh (Gerash, Fars) (pop: 25,300) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) W of Qeshm (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) WSW of Bandar Abbas (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) NW of Ras al-Khaimah (Raʼs al Khaymah, United Arab Emirates) (pop: 351,900) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) NNW of Um al Kawain (Imārat Umm al Qaywayn, United Arab Emirates) (pop: 62,700) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) NNW of Ajman (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 490,000) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) NNW of Sharjah (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 1,324,500) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (131 mi) ESE of Mohr (Fars) (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.9||8 km||36 Km of Kong, Hormozgan, Iran||IRSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, 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.