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Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 44 km northeast of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran, on Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 8:48 pm (GMT +3:30) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.7 quake 49 km northeast of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran, Nov 30, 2022 6:47 pm (GMT +3:30), which had occurred 2 hours and 0 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 44 km northeast of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran, on Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 8:48 pm (GMT +3:30) Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 44 km northeast of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran, on Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 8:48 pm (GMT +3:30)

Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 17 km depth

30 Nov 17:26 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
30 Nov 18:27: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.7. Epicenter location corrected by 15 km (9.4 mi) towards NE.
30 Nov 19:12: Now using data updates from USGS
5 Dec 17:38: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 17.5 to 16.9 km (from 10.9 to 10.5 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.5 km (0.9 mi) towards S.

Earthquake details

Date & timeNov 30, 2022 17:18:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 8:48 pm (GMT +3:30)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.6
Depth16.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude26.8456°N / 55.1789°E (Hormozgan, Iran)
Antipode26.846°S / 124.821°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking
Felt1 report
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearby towns and cities44 km (27 mi) NE of Bandar-e Lengeh (pop: 22,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
116 km (72 mi) WSW of Bandar Abbas (pop: 352,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
278 km (173 mi) NNE of Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 603,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
402 km (250 mi) SE of Shiraz (Fars) (pop: 1,249,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
404 km (251 mi) ENE of Doha (Baladīyat ad Dawḩah, Qatar) (pop: 344,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
425 km (264 mi) SSW of Kerman (pop: 577,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
487 km (303 mi) NW of Muscat (Oman) (pop: 797,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 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
4.617 km43 Km NE of Bandar-e Lengeh, IranUSGS
4.630 kmSOUTHERN IRANEMSC
4.618 kmSouthern IranRaspberryShake
4.710 kmSouthern IranGFZ
4.610 kmSouthern IranIRIS

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Alhamra (140.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Rocking on the sofa  

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