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Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 14 km east of Zarand, Kerman, Iran, on Wednesday, Sep 29, 2021 at 2:31 pm (GMT +3:30) -

Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 14 km east of Zarand, Kerman, Iran, on Wednesday, Sep 29, 2021 at 2:31 pm (GMT +3:30) Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 14 km east of Zarand, Kerman, Iran, on Wednesday, Sep 29, 2021 at 2:31 pm (GMT +3:30)

Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 8 km depth

29 Sep 11:20 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 19 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 29, 2021 11:01:43 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Sep 29, 2021 at 2:31 pm (GMT +3:30)
Depth8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude30.79°N / 56.71°E (Kerman, Iran)
Antipode30.79°S / 123.29°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking
Felt1 report
Primary data sourceIRSC
Nearest volcanoQal'eh Hasan Ali (175 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities14 km (9 mi) E of Zarand (pop: 59,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (30 mi) SE of Shahrak-e Pābedānā (pop: 6,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
54 km (33 mi) S of Rāvar (pop: 40,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
67 km (41 mi) NNW of Kerman (pop: 577,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
81 km (50 mi) ENE of Rafsanjān (pop: 147,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
97 km (60 mi) N of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
170 km (106 mi) ENE of Shahr-e Bābak (pop: 52,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
179 km (111 mi) NNE of Sirjan (pop: 207,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
246 km (153 mi) NW of Bam (pop: 99,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
734 km (456 mi) SE of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 29.7°C (86 F), humidity: 7%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from NW
Estimated seismic energy released6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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4.08 kmIran: 10 Km of Khanook, KermanIRSC

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کرمان (10.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 1-2 s
AMIR ALI - ZARAND / not felt : V-VI (reported through our app)  
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