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Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 9.6 km southeast of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, Iran, on Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022 at 9:33 pm (GMT +3:30) -

Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 9.6 km southeast of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, Iran, on Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022 at 9:33 pm (GMT +3:30) Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 9.6 km southeast of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, Iran, on Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022 at 9:33 pm (GMT +3:30)

Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 17 km depth

29 Sep 14:28 UTC: First to report: USGS after 20 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 28, 2022 18:03:28 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Sep 28, 2022 at 9:33 pm (GMT +3:30)
Depth16.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude27.6346°N / 54.2245°E (Fars, Iran)
Antipode27.635°S / 125.776°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking
Felt2 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearby towns and cities10 km (6 mi) ESE of Gerāsh (Gerash) (pop: 25,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
128 km (80 mi) SSW of Dārāb (pop: 63,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
156 km (97 mi) SSE of Fasa (pop: 98,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
275 km (171 mi) SE of Shiraz (pop: 1,249,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
354 km (220 mi) N of Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 603,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
374 km (233 mi) NE of Doha (Baladīyat ad Dawḩah, Qatar) (pop: 344,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
393 km (244 mi) ENE of Manama (Bahrain) (pop: 147,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
935 km (581 mi) SSE of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 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.
4.710 kmSouthern IranGFZ
4.717 kmSouthern IranRaspberryShake
4.422 kmIran: 4 Km of Lar, FarsIRSC
4.717 km9 Km ESE of Gerāsh, IranUSGS

User reports for this quake (2)

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Town Centre, Al Ain / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Felt earthquake | One user found this interesting.  
lar / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 30-60 s

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