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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Northern and Central Iran on Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Northern and Central Iran on Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Northern and Central Iran on Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Dec 12 08:50: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.0.
Dec 12 08:54: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 5.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 9.0 km.
Dec 12 09:04: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.0.
Date & time: Tuesday, 12 December 2017 08:43 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.7°N / 57.28°E (Iran)
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (145 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 12 Dec 2017
Tue, 12 Dec 08:43 UTCM 6.0 / 40 kmEASTERN IRANEMSC
Tue, 12 Dec 08:43 UTCM 5.9 / 10 kmNE of Kerman, IranGeoAu
Tue, 12 Dec 08:43 UTCM 5.9 / 10 km- 56km NNE of Kerman, IranUSGS
Tue, 12 Dec 08:43 UTCM 6.2 / 19.5 kmNorthern and central Iran [Land: Iran]INGV
Tue, 12 Dec 08:43 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km伊朗CEIC

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Iran / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Tel aviv israel / not felt
space / MMI IX (Violent shaking): horrible i died and now i am a ghost with magical powers.
Hojedk kerman (51.4 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
halabja (1165.8 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: HAARP by the Government of iran (via app)
(2025.3 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Kerman, Iran / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Hojedk kerman (51.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking) (via app)
Raniya (1303.7 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Almaty (2201.9 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Kerman / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(1188.9 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Kam bu (via app)
(658.2 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Rafsanjan (Iran) (128 km W from epicenter)(no details): رفسنجانم احساس شد (via EMSC)
Kerman (Iran) (52 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Iranian Seismological Center said it was 6.2 and depth 10km (via EMSC)
Kerman (Iran) (48 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Started with a smooth shaking . Thengetting stronger for 15 seconds (via EMSC)

 

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