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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Northern and Central Iran on Thursday, 2 January 2020

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - Northern and Central Iran on Thursday, 2 January 2020
Jan 2 04:36: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.4.
Jan 2 04:42: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.5.
Date & time: Thursday, 2 January 2020 04:29 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.08°N / 60.37°E (Iran)
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (584 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.1*10^13 J (3.12 GWh / 2682 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 2 Jan 2020 (6 earthquakes)
Thu, 2 Jan 04:29 UTCM 5.5 / 10 kmNortheastern IranEMSC
Thu, 2 Jan 04:29 UTCM 5.4 / 10 kmNorthern and Central IranGeoAu
Thu, 2 Jan 04:29 UTCM 5.4 / 10 kmNorthern and Central Iran (Afghanistan)BMKG
Thu, 2 Jan 04:29 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km78km SSW of Taybad, IranUSGS
Thu, 2 Jan 04:29 UTCM 5.8 / 8 km41 km of Sangan, Khorasan Razavi (Iran)IRSC
Thu, 2 Jan 04:29 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km伊朗 (Iran)CEIC

"I felt it" reports:
mashhad / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Eastern border of Iran.Khaf city / MMI II (Very weak shaking): While I was resting on my bed I felt a weak shaking for some seconds
Mashhad / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mashhad / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
taybad (83.4 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): it was quick and in a short time. but a stroge shake as it awkened me and my family. there is no destruction or injuries.
khaf (30.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mashhad (257.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (592 km W from epicenter)(no details): سلام صدای غرش زیادی به گوش رسید (via EMSC)
Mashhad (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (256 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it.some people living in 4th floor can feel over 5. (via EMSC)
Mashhad (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (256 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt this earthquake .It was with sound and shake up the bed. (via EMSC)
Mashhad (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (256 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was sleeping when the earthquake happened and l felt someone shaking my bed. (via EMSC)
Mashhad (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (256 km NW from epicenter)(no details): مدت آن تقریبا قابل توجه بود حدود 15 ثانیه (via EMSC)
Tāybād (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (78 km NE from epicenter)(no details): ساعت ۸صبح بود که خواب بودم. خواب من بسیار سنگین است از خواب بلند شدم و فهمیدم زلزله است تقریبا زلزله بین ۱۰ تا ۲۰ ثانیه طول کشید اما بعید بدانم خسارتی بر جا گذاشته باشد (via EMSC)

 

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