Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - 127 km southeast of Bam, Kerman, Iran, on Friday, 28 January 2011 at 04:20 (GMT)

Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - 127 km southeast of Bam, Kerman, Iran, on Friday, 28 January 2011 at 04:20 (GMT)

Tremblement de terre fort magnitude 5.2 at 15 km depth

Date & time: 28 Jan 2011 04:20:36 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Profondeur: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.15°N / 59.07°E (Kerman, Iran)
Volcan le plus près: Shahsavaran (21 km / 13 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
127 km SE de Bam (pop: 99,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
191 km ONO de Iranshahr (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 131,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
211 km O de Khāsh (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 69,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
226 km ENE de Mīnāb (Hormozgan) (pop: 70,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
230 km SO de Zahedan (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 552,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
269 km NO de Qasr-e-Qand (Sistan and Baluchestan) (pop: 37,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
295 km ENE de Bandar Abbas (Hormozgan) (pop: 352,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
306 km SE de Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
361 km ESE de Sīrjān (pop: 207,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
390 km SE de Rafsanjān (pop: 147,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
5.215 kmsoutheastern IranUSGS
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (6 quakes):
  • 22 Mar 2011 02:32 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    14.1 km (8.8 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 Jan 2011 17:56 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    16 km (9.9 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 29 Jan 2011 14:56 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    14.1 km (8.8 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 29 Jan 2011 04:43 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    16 km (9.9 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 29 Jan 2011 00:50 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    15 km (9.3 mi) depth
    |
    1 km (1 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Jan 2011 12:41 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    14.1 km (8.8 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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