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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)
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.
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.
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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