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Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 42 km north of Borazjan, Bushehr, Iran, on Sunday, Mar 19, 2023 at 11:58 am (GMT +3:30) -

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Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 42 km north of Borazjan, Bushehr, Iran, on Sunday, Mar 19, 2023 at 11:58 am (GMT +3:30) Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 42 km north of Borazjan, Bushehr, Iran, on Sunday, Mar 19, 2023 at 11:58 am (GMT +3:30)

Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

19 Mar 09:36 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 1 hour and 7 minutes.
19 Mar 10:56: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 75.0 to 10.0 km (from 47 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3.9 km (2.4 mi) towards NNW.
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Earthquake details

Date & timeMar 19, 2023 08:28:44 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Mar 19, 2023 at 11:58 am (GMT +3:30)
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude29.67°N / 51.09°E (Bushehr, Iran)
Antipode29.67°S / 128.91°W
Shaking intensityModerate shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceRaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)
Nearby towns and cities46 km (29 mi) NNW of Borazjan (pop: 86,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) W of Kāzerūn (Fars) (pop: 94,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
56 km (35 mi) E of Bandar-e Genāveh (pop: 52,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
65 km (40 mi) SW of Nūrābād (Fars) (pop: 64,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
82 km (51 mi) SSE of Dogonbadan (Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad) (pop: 94,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
82 km (51 mi) NNE of Bushehr (pop: 165,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
139 km (87 mi) W of Shiraz (Fars) (pop: 1,249,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
671 km (417 mi) S of Tehran (pop: 7,153,300) | 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

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4.610 kmSouthern IranRaspberryShake
4.610 kmSouthern IranGFZ

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