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Moderate mag. 3.7 earthquake - 30 km southeast of Āmol, Māzandarān, Iran, on Sunday, Aug 28, 2022 at 9:49 am (GMT +4:30) -

Moderate mag. 3.7 earthquake - 30 km southeast of Āmol, Māzandarān, Iran, on Sunday, Aug 28, 2022 at 9:49 am (GMT +4:30) Moderate mag. 3.7 earthquake - 30 km southeast of Āmol, Māzandarān, Iran, on Sunday, Aug 28, 2022 at 9:49 am (GMT +4:30)

Moderate magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 5 km depth

28 Aug 05:35 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
28 Aug 07:02: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 22.0 to 5.0 km (from 13.7 to 3.1 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 5.2 km (3.2 mi) towards NNE.

Earthquake details

Date & timeAug 28, 2022 05:19:59 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Aug 28, 2022 at 9:49 am (GMT +4:30)
Depth5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude36.25°N / 52.55°E (Māzandarān, Iran)
Antipode36.25°S / 127.45°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoDamavand (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities30 km (19 mi) SE of Āmol (pop: 199,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Babol (pop: 202,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) S of Fereydūn Kenār (Fereydunkenar) (pop: 34,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
51 km (32 mi) S of Mashhad-i-Sar (pop: 48,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
54 km (34 mi) SW of Jūybār (Juybar) (pop: 28,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
57 km (36 mi) SW of Sari (pop: 255,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
119 km (74 mi) ENE of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
148 km (92 mi) ENE of Karadj (Alborz Province) (pop: 1,448,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 22.2°C (72 F), humidity: 42%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from N
Estimated seismic energy released2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 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.
3.722 kmIran: 19 Km of Khoshrud Pey, MazandaranIRSC
3.710 kmNorthern And Central IranRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

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