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Terremoto moderado mag. 4.8 - 26 km E of Zarand, Kerman, Iran, sábado, 11 dic 2021 22:26 (GMT +3:30) -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.8 - 26 km E of Zarand, Kerman, Iran, sábado, 11 dic 2021 22:26 (GMT +3:30) Terremoto moderado mag. 4.8 - 26 km E of Zarand, Kerman, Iran, sábado, 11 dic 2021 22:26 (GMT +3:30)

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.8 a 10 km de profundidad

11 Dec 19:04 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 9 minutos.
11 Dec 20:14: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: USGS
Update Sat, 11 Dec 2021, 19:09

Moderate magnitude 4.4 earthquake 38 km northwest of Kerman, Iran

4.4 quake 11 Dec 10:26 pm (GMT +3:30)
4.4 quake 11 Dec 10:26 pm (GMT +3:30)
The German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported a magnitude 4.4 quake in Iran near Kerman, only 13 minutes ago. The earthquake hit in the evening on Saturday, December 11th, 2021, at 9:56 pm local time at a shallow depth of 10 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.5 earthquake.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Kerman (pop. 577,500) located 38 km from the epicenter, and Zarand (pop. 59,000) 39 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Bardsīr (pop. 37,200) located 71 km from the epicenter, Shahrak-e Pābedānā (pop. 6,500) 77 km away, Rafsanjān (pop. 147,700) 78 km away, and Rāvar (pop. 40,200) 82 km away.
VolcanoDiscovery will automatically update magnitude and depth if these change and follow up if other significant news about the quake become available. If you're in the area, please send us your experience through our reporting mechanism, either online or via our mobile app. This will help us provide more first-hand updates to anyone around the globe who wants to know more about this quake.

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Detalles del terremoto

Fecha y hora11 Dec 2021 18:56:06 UTC -
Hora local en el epicentrosábado, 11 dic 2021 22:26 (GMT +3:30)
Prof.10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud30.7716°N / 56.8365°E (Kerman, Irán)
Antipode30.772°S / 123.164°W
Intensidad del temblorTemblor ligero
Sentido2 informes
Fuente primaria de datosUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Volcán mas cercanoQal'eh Hasan Ali (168 km / 104 mi)
Lugares cercanos26 km al E de Zarand (pop: 59,000) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
55 km al S de Rāvar (pop: 40,200) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
58 km al SE de Shahrak-e Pābedānā (pop: 6,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
59 km al NNO de Kermán (pop: 577,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
90 km al ENE de Rafsanjān (pop: 147,700) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
98 km al NNE de Bardsīr (Bardsir) (pop: 37,200) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
180 km al ENE de Shahr-e Bābak (pop: 52,400) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
184 km al NE de Sirjan (pop: 207,600) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
236 km al NO de Bam (pop: 99,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
744 km al SE de Teherán (Tehran) (pop: 7,153,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
Energía sísmica estimada liberada1 x 1012 joules (278 MWh, equivalente a 239 toneladas de 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.
4.810 kmNorthern And Central IranUSGS
4.810 kmNorthern And Central IranRaspberryShake
4.66 kmIran: 11 Km of Khanook, KermanIRSC
4.634 km26 Km E of Zarand, IranGFZ


Seismic station: Univ. of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UOSS/II network) | Distance from quake: 651 km / 404 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Univ. of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Kerman / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
AMIRALI - ZARAND / Light shaking (MMI IV)

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