Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 12 km north of Zarand, Kerman, Iran, on Thursday, Oct 21, 2021 1:46 am (GMT +3:30) -

Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 12 km north of Zarand, Kerman, Iran, on Thursday, Oct 21, 2021 1:46 am (GMT +3:30)

Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 8 km depth

20 Oct 22:30 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 14 minutes.
Date & time: Oct 20, 2021 22:16:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Oct 21, 2021 1:46 am (GMT +3:30)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.92°N / 56.55°E (Kerman, Iran)
Antipode: 30.92°S / 123.45°W
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (195 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) N of Zarand (pop: 59,000) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSE of Shahrak-e Pābedānā (pop: 6,500) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Rāvar (pop: 40,200) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) NE of Rafsanjān (pop: 147,700) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NW of Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) N of Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) SE of Bāfq (Bafgh, Yazd) (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) NE of Shahr-e Bābak (pop: 52,400) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) NNE of Sirjan (pop: 207,600) --> See nearby quakes!
713 km (443 mi) SE of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 14.6°C (58 F), humidity: 20%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from S
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.58 kmIran: 12 Km of Zarand, KermanIRSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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ZARAND KERMAN AMIR ALI / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
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