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Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 48 km northeast of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran, on Wednesday, Jul 27, 2022 at 5:45 pm (GMT +4:30) -

Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 48 km northeast of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran, on Wednesday, Jul 27, 2022 at 5:45 pm (GMT +4:30) Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 48 km northeast of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran, on Wednesday, Jul 27, 2022 at 5:45 pm (GMT +4:30)

Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 10 km depth

27 Jul 13:30 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 14 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJul 27, 2022 13:15:53 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Jul 27, 2022 at 5:45 pm (GMT +4:30)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.4
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude26.77°N / 55.3°E (Persian Gulf, Iran)
Antipode26.77°S / 124.7°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking
Felt2 reports
Primary data sourceIRSC
Nearby towns and cities48 km (30 mi) ENE of Bandar-e Lengeh (pop: 22,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
98 km (61 mi) WSW of Qeshm (pop: 25,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
108 km (67 mi) WSW of Bandar Abbas (pop: 352,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
127 km (79 mi) NNW of Ras Al Khaimah City (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 351,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
129 km (80 mi) E of Kīsh (Kish) (pop: 20,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
136 km (85 mi) N of Umm al-Quwain (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 62,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
153 km (95 mi) SE of Gerāsh (Gerash) (pop: 25,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
153 km (95 mi) N of Ajman (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 490,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeModerate Rain 30.7°C (87 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 6 m/s (11 kts) from E
Estimated seismic energy released7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.410 kmIran: 34 Km of Bandar Khamir, HormozganIRSC

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates (170.4 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Shatjah al mahatah / Light shaking (MMI IV)

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