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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 22:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.0.
Date & time: Tuesday, 12 December 2017 21:41 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.79°N / 57.27°E (Iran)
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (156 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 21:41 UTCM 6.1 / 10 kmEASTERN IRANEMSC
Tue, 12 Dec 21:41 UTCM 6.0 / 10 kmNE of Kerman, IranGeoAu
Tue, 12 Dec 21:41 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km- 64km NNE of Kerman, IranUSGS
Tue, 12 Dec 21:41 UTCM 6.0 / 19.5 kmNorthern and central Iran [Land: Iran]INGV
Tue, 12 Dec 21:41 UTCM 6.2 / 10 km伊朗CEIC

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
(1229.4 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Fahaheel / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt in Kuwait after 11 p.m. for about 10-15 seconds.
Kerman City / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The shakings are becoming more prolonged during these past recurrent quakes It felt LINEAR rather than twisting as I felt in the first batch of these three 6 R earthquakes
Kerman (59.8 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Its very bad and all people got up (via app)
Walsenburg, CO / not felt: Jesus Christ is returning. Israel will soon be invaded. Read Matthew 24.
هجدهم / MMI VI (Strong shaking): 64
Kerman (Iran) (57 km S from epicenter)(no details): وحشتناک بود (via EMSC)
Kerman (Iran) (56 km S from epicenter)(no details): it was terrible. everything was shaking. errible voice of windows and lamps. I was crying all the time. (via EMSC)
Kerman (Iran) (56 km S from epicenter)(no details): two in a day is so strange (via EMSC)
Kerman (Iran) (56 km S from epicenter)(no details): اوضاع جالب نبست ... دوستان وسایل ضروری رو تو ماشیناتون بزارین ... به امید حق (via EMSC)
Kerman (Iran) (56 km S from epicenter)(no details): باببببببو این چی بود (via EMSC)
Bahabad (Iran) (169 km NW from epicenter)(no details): ما هم حس کردیم تو بهاباد (via EMSC)
Kerman (Iran) (65 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Strong enough to wake us . Waving lamps (via EMSC)
Kerman (Iran) (62 km SW from epicenter)(no details): No comment! That was long enough. The same as what happened yesterday 12:13 (via EMSC)
Kerman (Iran) (59 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Stronger shake , awaked up us (via EMSC)
Kerman (Iran) (57 km S from epicenter)(no details): کرمان افتضاح بود باز لرزید (via EMSC)
Kerman (Iran) (56 km S from epicenter)(no details): That was strong enough to wake everybody around Its starting to get us scary (via EMSC)

 

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