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Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 25 km northeast of Quchan, Razavi Khorasan, Iran, on Tuesday, Apr 19, 2022 at 8:35 am (GMT +4:30) -

Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 25 km northeast of Quchan, Razavi Khorasan, Iran, on Tuesday, Apr 19, 2022 at 8:35 am (GMT +4:30) Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 25 km northeast of Quchan, Razavi Khorasan, Iran, on Tuesday, Apr 19, 2022 at 8:35 am (GMT +4:30)

Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 6 km depth

19 Apr 04:25 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 20 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeApr 19, 2022 04:05:11 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Apr 19, 2022 at 8:35 am (GMT +4:30)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.6
Depth6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude37.24°N / 58.74°E (Razavi Khorasan, Iran)
Antipode37.24°S / 121.26°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceIRSC
Nearby towns and cities25 km (16 mi) NE of Quchan (pop: 111,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
74 km (46 mi) ESE of Shīrvān (North Khorasan) (pop: 82,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
74 km (46 mi) NNW of Chinaran (pop: 46,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
75 km (46 mi) SSE of Annau (Turkmenistan) (pop: 27,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
78 km (49 mi) W of Kaka (Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 18,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
85 km (53 mi) SSE of Ashkhabad (Ashgabat, Turkmenistan) (pop: 727,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
102 km (64 mi) SSE of Abadan (Ahal, Turkmenistan) (pop: 39,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
130 km (81 mi) NW of Mashhad (pop: 2,307,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
677 km (420 mi) ENE of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 3.1°C (38 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from NE
Estimated seismic energy released5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.66 kmIran: 25 Km of Quchan, Khorasan RazaviIRSC

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.6, 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.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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