Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 50 km northeast of Kīsh, Kish, Hormozgan, Iran, on Wednesday, Aug 11, 2021 8:48 pm (GMT +4:30) -

Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 50 km northeast of Kīsh, Kish, Hormozgan, Iran, on Wednesday, Aug 11, 2021 8:48 pm (GMT +4:30)

Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 9 km depth

11 Aug 16:30 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 12 minutes.
Date & time: Aug 11, 2021 16:18:02 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Aug 11, 2021 8:48 pm (GMT +4:30)
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 26.87°N / 54.38°E (Hormozgan, Iran)
Antipode: 26.87°S / 125.62°W
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) NE of Kīsh (Kish) (pop: 20,900) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NW of Bandar-e Lengeh (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSE of Gerāsh (Gerash, Fars) (pop: 25,300) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) ESE of Mohr (Fars) (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) W of Qeshm (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) W of Bandar Abbas (pop: 352,200) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (130 mi) S of Dārāb (Fars) (pop: 63,300) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) SSE of Fasa (Fars) (pop: 98,100) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) N of Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 603,500) --> See nearby quakes!
307 km (191 mi) SSE of Akbarābād (Fars) (pop: 98,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 33.4°C (92 F), humidity: 45%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.09 kmIran: 18 Km of Bandar Chark, HormozganIRSC
4.310 km44 Km NNE of Kīsh, IranUSGS

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