Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.7 - 46 km W of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, Iran, domingo, 16 feb. 2020 12:30

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.7 - 46 km W of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, Iran, domingo, 16 feb. 2020 12:30

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.7 at 10 km depth

16 Feb 12:38 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 7 minutos.
Feb 16 12:43: Magnitud recalculada de 5.6 a 5.7.
Fecha & hora: 16 Feb 2020 12:30:47 UTC
Magnitud: 5.7
Prof.: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 27.12°N / 55.82°E (Hormozgan, Irán)
Antipode: 27.12°S / 124.18°W
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km al O de Bandar Abbás (pop: 352,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
48 km al ONO de Qeshm (pop: 25,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
112 km al NE de Bandar-e Lengeh (pop: 22,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
125 km al O de Mīnāb (pop: 70,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
148 km al N de Ras al-Khaimah (Raʼs al Khaymah, Emiratos Árabes Unidos) (pop: 351,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
329 km al NNE de abudhabi (Abu Dhabi, Emiratos Árabes Unidos) (pop: 603,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
373 km al SSO de Kermán (Kerman) (pop: 577,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
425 km al SE de Shiraz (Fars) (pop: 1,249,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
471 km al NNO de Mascate (Muscat, Omán) (pop: 797,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
474 km al ENE de Doha (Baladīyat ad Dawḩah, Catar) (pop: 344,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.22 GWh, equivalente a 5351 toneladas de TNT o 0.3 bombas atomicas!) Más info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.710 kmSouthern IranGFZ
5.510 kmSouthern IranEMSC
5.530 kmSouthern IranGeoAu
5.110 km51km W of Bandar 'Abbas, IranUSGS
5.538 kmSouthern IranBMKG
5.530 km伊朗南部 (Iran)CEIC
5.817 km13 km of Laft, Hormozgan (Iran)IRSC

User reports for this quake (35)

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Dubai / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Zahedan, Sistan and Baluchestan (559.1 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : 1000 atomic bombs,impressive energy  
Sharjah (202.5 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Qeshm / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Qeshm  
Sharjah (211.2 km S of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Ajman / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Dubai / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Bandar abbas / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Long and powerful; terrible  
bandarabbas / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Bandar ‘Abbās / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Sharjah (200.3 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Dubai South / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Bandar Abbas (50 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Glasses and plates rattling, building shaking. 3 aftershocks felt, the 3rd being the biggest. (reported through our app)  
Dubai (210.4 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Mild tremor with light shaking of the window panels felt (reported through our app)  
(Iran (Islamic Republic of), 49 km E of epicenter) : We were at 4th floor of building so it felt much more terrifying. The entire building was twisting, turning and shaking. Our bookshelf was rattling but nothing dropped (reported through EMSC)  
(United Arab Emirates, 215 km S of epicenter) : It was a slight earthquake, probably the epicenter was far from Dubai (reported through EMSC)  
Bandar 'Abbās (Iran (Islamic Republic of), 46 km E of epicenter) : شديد بود (reported through EMSC)  
Al Barsha 1 (United Arab Emirates, 234 km S of epicenter) : I felt earthquake in Dubai (reported through EMSC)  
(Iran (Islamic Republic of), 53 km E of epicenter) : خیلی طولانی و شدید (reported through EMSC)  
(Iran (Islamic Republic of), 52 km E of epicenter) : We scaped out of apartment (reported through EMSC)  
Mostar (Bosnia and Herzegovina, 3851 km NW of epicenter) : Not felt (reported through EMSC)  
(Iran (Islamic Republic of), 1076 km N of epicenter) : احساس شد (reported through EMSC)  
Al Maqtaa (United Arab Emirates, 332 km SW of epicenter) : TV, lighting were moving. I felt the shaking (reported through EMSC)  
(United Arab Emirates, 251 km S of epicenter) : I feel in Dubai (reported through EMSC)  
Nadd Shamma (United Arab Emirates, 219 km S of epicenter) : Im in dubai not felt (reported through EMSC)  
(United Arab Emirates, 215 km S of epicenter) : Felt very strong (reported through EMSC)  
(United Arab Emirates, 186 km S of epicenter) : Si yo lo sentí estaba en mi sillón acostada sentí como tembló y se movió el adorno que tenía arriba del techo. (reported through EMSC)  
(United Arab Emirates, 149 km S of epicenter) : I was on the sixth floor of 15 stories building (reported through EMSC)  
Bandar-e Lengeh (Iran (Islamic Republic of), 114 km SW of epicenter) : fuck (reported through EMSC)  
(Iran (Islamic Republic of), 52 km E of epicenter) : خیلی شدید بود ۱۵ ثانیه طول مشید (reported through EMSC)  
(Iran (Islamic Republic of), 52 km E of epicenter) : شدید و طولانی بود (reported through EMSC)  
Qeshm (Iran (Islamic Republic of), 50 km SE of epicenter) : ما قشم بودیم احساس کردیم کجا بوده مرکزش (reported through EMSC)  
Bandar 'Abbās (Iran (Islamic Republic of), 46 km E of epicenter) : خیلی شدید بود اول از یک زلزله خفیف شروع شد بعد از حدود ۲ دقیقه زلزله شدید اومد (reported through EMSC)  
Bandar 'Abbās (Iran (Islamic Republic of), 46 km E of epicenter) : It was too longlate,about 30 seconds non stop (reported through EMSC)  
(Iran (Islamic Republic of), 44 km S of epicenter) : Qeshm (reported through EMSC)  
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (3 sismos)

  • 02 Mar 2020 00:07 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | IRSC | Details
  • 25 Feb 2020 11:42 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    9 km (5.6 mi) depth
    39 km (24 mi) distance
    | IRSC | Details
  • 16 Feb 2020 14:10 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    16 km (9.9 mi) depth
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | IRSC | Details

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