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Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 41 km northeast of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran, on Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 1:49 am (GMT +3:30) -

Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 41 km northeast of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran, on Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 1:49 am (GMT +3:30) Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 41 km northeast of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, Iran, on Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 1:49 am (GMT +3:30)

Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

30 Nov 22:37 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 18 minutes.
30 Nov 23:11: Now using data updates from USGS

Earthquake details

Date & timeNov 30, 2022 22:19:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 1:49 am (GMT +3:30)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.2
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude26.795°N / 55.1953°E (Hormozgan, Iran)
Antipode26.795°S / 124.805°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearby towns and cities41 km (25 mi) NE of Bandar-e Lengeh (pop: 22,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
108 km (67 mi) W of Qeshm (pop: 25,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
116 km (72 mi) WSW of Bandar Abbas (pop: 352,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
120 km (74 mi) ENE of Kīsh (Kish) (pop: 20,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
143 km (89 mi) SE of Gerāsh (Gerash, Fars) (pop: 25,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
191 km (119 mi) W of Mīnāb (pop: 70,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
273 km (169 mi) NNE of Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) (pop: 603,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
361 km (225 mi) SE of Akbarābād (Fars) (pop: 98,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 21.5°C (71 F), humidity: 38%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from NNW
Estimated seismic energy released1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 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
4.210 km40 Km NE of Bandar-e Lengeh, IranUSGS
4.212 kmSOUTHERN IRANEMSC
4.210 kmSouthern IranRaspberryShake
4.410 kmSouthern IranGFZ

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Mar 21, 1977 21:18
46 years ago
6.9

29 km
149km / 93mi48 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 4, 1999 05:38
24 years ago
6.6

33 km
262km / 163mi142 km SW of Bam, Kerman, IranMore
Nov 6, 1990 18:45
32 years ago
6.6

10.6 km
164km / 102miHormozgan, 106 km SE of Dārāb, Fars, IranMore
Apr 10, 1972 02:06
51 years ago
6.6

10 km
300km / 186mi51 km S of Fīrūzābād, Fars, IranMore
Jun 11, 1961 05:10
62 years ago
6.4

15 km
136km / 84mi44 km NE of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Oct 31, 1956 14:03
66 years ago
6.4

15 km
100km / 62miHormozgan, 43 km SE of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Nov 14, 2021 12:08
1 year 12 weeks ago
6.3

10 km
136km / 85mi64 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Apr 1, 1977 13:36
46 years ago
6.2

29 km
140km / 87mi40 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Nov 8, 1971 03:06
51 years ago
6.2

20 km
70km / 44mi59 km NW of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Sep 14, 1968 13:48
54 years ago
6.2

25 km
263km / 164mi76 km SW of Fasa, Fars, IranMore
Sep 10, 2008 11:00
14 years ago
6.1

12 km
63km / 39miHengam Island, 67 km SW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 7, 1975 07:04
48 years ago
6.1

27 km
131km / 81mi35 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Apr 12, 1971 19:03
52 years ago
6.1

15 km
182km / 113mi141 km NW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jul 1, 2022 23:25
32 weeks ago
6.0

10 km
17km / 11mi58 km NE of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jul 1, 2022 21:32
32 weeks ago
6.0

16 km
17km / 10mi56 km NE of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Nov 14, 2021 12:07
1 year 12 weeks ago
6.0

7 km
134km / 83mi63 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Feb 28, 2006 07:31
17 years ago
6.0

18 km
221km / 137mi119 km NE of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 25, 2006 07:28
17 years ago
5.9

18 km
99km / 62mi73 km NW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Nov 27, 2005 10:22
17 years ago
5.9

10 km
66km / 41miHengam Island, 62 km SW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jul 12, 1983 11:34
40 years ago
5.9

25 km
148km / 92mi48 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 22, 1977 11:57
46 years ago
5.9

39 km
153km / 95mi47 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jun 21, 1965 00:21
58 years ago
5.9

25 km
164km / 102mi112 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Apr 24, 1960 12:14
63 years ago
5.9

15 km
133km / 82mi39 km NE of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Mar 16, 2022 23:15
47 weeks ago
5.8

10 km
61km / 38mi57 km NW of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jul 20, 2010 19:38
13 years ago
5.8

10 km
135km / 84mi54 km N of Kīsh, Kish, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jun 28, 2006 21:02
17 years ago
5.8

11 km
68km / 42mi31 km N of Hengam Island, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 23, 1977 23:51
46 years ago
5.8

35 km
165km / 103mi57 km NE of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 21, 1977 22:42
46 years ago
5.8

36 km
159km / 99mi52 km NE of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Dec 9, 1971 01:42
51 years ago
5.8

15 km
134km / 84mi19 km NE of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Feb 23, 1970 11:22
53 years ago
5.8

25 km
126km / 79mi41 km E of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Oct 1, 1962 12:13
60 years ago
5.8

15 km
131km / 81mi65 km NE of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Nov 30, 2022 15:17
10 weeks ago
5.7

4.7 km
10km / 6mi49 km NE of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jul 1, 2022 23:24
32 weeks ago
5.7

10 km
15km / 10mi55 km NE of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Feb 16, 2020 12:30
3 years ago
5.7

10 km
72km / 45mi46 km W of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jan 22, 2020 19:23
3 years ago
5.7

10 km
205km / 127miKerman, 107 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Apr 29, 1987 01:45
36 years ago
5.7

8.9 km
115km / 72mi33 km NW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Sep 18, 1966 20:43
56 years ago
5.7

20 km
145km / 90mi15 km NE of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Nov 6, 1962 00:09
60 years ago
5.7

15 km
144km / 90mi122 km NW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jun 11, 1961 12:31
62 years ago
5.7

15 km
136km / 85mi47 km NE of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Aug 1, 1960 02:20
63 years ago
5.7

15 km
164km / 102mi50 km NE of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Jul 23, 2022 16:09
29 weeks ago
5.6

10 km
29km / 18mi92 km W of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jun 25, 2022 03:37
33 weeks ago
5.6

10 km
93km / 58mi30 km NE of Kīsh, Kish, Hormozgan, IranMore
Oct 19, 1977 06:35
45 years ago
5.6

33 km
115km / 72mi74 km E of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Feb 28, 1970 19:58
53 years ago
5.6

25 km
154km / 96mi63 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jun 11, 1961 13:57
62 years ago
5.6

15 km
127km / 79mi67 km E of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Apr 6, 1961 18:12
62 years ago
5.6

20 km
181km / 112mi78 km NE of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jun 15, 2022 06:06
34 weeks ago
5.5

10 km
101km / 63mi22 km NE of Kīsh, Kish, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jan 15, 2021 21:31
2 years ago
5.5

10 km
22km / 14mi60 km NE of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Oct 21, 2019 10:58
3 years ago
5.5

10 km
43km / 27mi71 km N of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jul 22, 2018 05:07
5 years ago
5.5

10 km
122km / 76mi71 km E of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Jan 2, 2014 03:13
9 years ago
5.5

10.1 km
92km / 57miHormozgan, 54 km SE of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Mar 25, 2006 09:55
17 years ago
5.5

10 km
101km / 63mi63 km NW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Nov 27, 2005 16:30
17 years ago
5.5

10 km
61km / 38mi23 km N of Hengam Island, Hormozgan, IranMore
Nov 28, 1980 21:15
42 years ago
5.5

33 km
156km / 97mi49 km NE of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 23, 1977 07:46
46 years ago
5.5

54 km
156km / 97mi54 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jan 5, 1977 05:44
46 years ago
5.5

29 km
124km / 77mi31 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Dec 24, 1975 11:48
47 years ago
5.5

33 km
42km / 26mi76 km W of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jan 19, 1964 09:13
59 years ago
5.5

15 km
119km / 74mi14 km N of Kīsh, Kish, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 1, 1958 09:26
65 years ago
5.5

20 km
101km / 63mi81 km E of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Jan 15, 1953 13:15
70 years ago
5.5

15 km
116km / 72mi61 km E of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Sep 5, 2022 09:14
22 weeks ago
5.4

10 km
126km / 79mi54 km NW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jul 23, 2022 16:07
29 weeks ago
5.4

10 km
13km / 8mi51 km NE of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 15, 2020 22:04
3 years ago
5.4

10 km
67km / 42mi88 km W of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Dec 7, 2008 13:36
14 years ago
5.4

15 km
64km / 40mi52 km SW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Oct 25, 2008 20:17
14 years ago
5.4

29 km
36km / 22mi10.7 km E of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 5, 2000 09:40
23 years ago
5.4

33 km
179km / 111mi86 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
May 22, 1991 16:29
32 years ago
5.4

25 km
90km / 56mi55 km NW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 25, 1986 01:32
37 years ago
5.4

33 km
39km / 24mi19 km N of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 16, 1976 07:28
47 years ago
5.4

33 km
59km / 37mi86 km N of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Dec 2, 1974 09:05
48 years ago
5.4

36 km
147km / 91mi100 km NW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Nov 6, 2019 07:40
3 years ago
5.3

10 km
58km / 36mi82 km N of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jul 22, 2009 03:53
14 years ago
5.3

9.6 km
59km / 37miHengam Island, 67 km SW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Nov 22, 2007 03:44
15 years ago
5.3

15 km
51km / 32mi40 km NW of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Oct 3, 1997 11:28
25 years ago
5.3

33 km
122km / 76mi61 km E of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Aug 6, 1994 21:02
29 years ago
5.3

16 km
85km / 53mi70 km NW of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jul 11, 1982 13:19
41 years ago
5.3

46 km
156km / 97mi72 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jul 3, 1981 03:52
42 years ago
5.3

33 km
68km / 42mi52 km W of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Apr 16, 1981 10:27
42 years ago
5.3

27 km
154km / 96mi60 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
May 19, 1977 23:04
46 years ago
5.3

35 km
40km / 25mi96 km W of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 24, 1977 04:42
46 years ago
5.3

32 km
169km / 105mi59 km NE of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Nov 17, 2022 13:59
12 weeks ago
5.2

10 km
20km / 12mi58 km NE of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Nov 10, 2014 13:52
8 years ago
5.2

10 km
145km / 90mi92 km NW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Sep 6, 2012 01:57
10 years ago
5.2

27 km
132km / 82mi45 km N of Kīsh, Kish, Hormozgan, IranMore
Jan 9, 2012 19:53
11 years ago
5.2

14 km
59km / 37mi39 km N of Qeshm Island, Hormozgan, IranMore
Oct 19, 2011 02:52
11 years ago
5.2

23 km
167km / 104mi46 km N of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Sep 7, 2010 02:11
12 years ago
5.2

31 km
72km / 45mi60 km NW of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Sep 17, 2008 17:43
14 years ago
5.2

4 km
102km / 64mi8.9 km NW of Qeshm, Hormozgan, IranMore
Sep 11, 2008 02:16
14 years ago
5.2

7.9 km
46km / 29mi26 km N of Qeshm Island, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 25, 2006 10:00
17 years ago
5.2

15 km
96km / 60mi57 km NW of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Nov 2, 2001 22:05
21 years ago
5.2

33 km
67km / 42mi67 km NW of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Aug 1, 1998 23:38
25 years ago
5.2

33 km
172km / 107mi69 km NE of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Aug 11, 1994 06:46
29 years ago
5.2

25 km
77km / 48mi67 km NW of Bandar-e Lengeh, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 1, 1984 21:24
39 years ago
5.2

33 km
144km / 89mi53 km SW of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
Feb 18, 1983 07:40
40 years ago
5.2

35 km
184km / 115mi42 km NW of Gerāsh, Gerash, Fars, IranMore
May 19, 1977 22:58
46 years ago
5.2

30 km
39km / 24mi95 km W of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 29, 1977 22:29
46 years ago
5.2

35 km
149km / 93mi47 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 22, 1977 09:14
46 years ago
5.2

33 km
161km / 100mi53 km NE of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 22, 1977 02:25
46 years ago
5.2

43 km
138km / 85mi38 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
Dec 25, 1975 21:59
47 years ago
5.2

33 km
65km / 41mi22 km SW of Hengam Island, Hormozgan, IranMore
Mar 7, 1975 14:26
48 years ago
5.2

28 km
128km / 80mi32 km N of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, IranMore
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