Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 105 km west of Zahedan, Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran, on Tuesday, 26 Jan 2021 12:29 pm (GMT +3:30) -

Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 105 km west of Zahedan, Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran, on Tuesday, 26 Jan 2021 12:29 pm (GMT +3:30)

Séisme modéré magnitude 4.3 at 10 km depth

26 Jan 09:15 UTC: Premier à signaler: IRSC après 16 minutes.
Update Tue, 26 Jan 2021, 09:21
Light earthquake of magnitude 4.3 just reported 105 km southwest of Zahedan, Iran
4.3 quake 26 Jan 12:29 pm (GMT +3:30)
4.3 quake 26 Jan 12:29 pm (GMT +3:30)
A magnitude 4.3 earthquake near Zahedan, Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran, was reported only 22 minutes ago by the Iranian Seismological Center (IRSC), considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in Iran. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter in the morning on Tuesday 26 January 2021 at 11:59 am local time. 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.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Noşratābād (pop. 4,200) located 74 km from the epicenter, and Zahedan (pop. 552,000) 105 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 26 Jan 2021 08:59:28 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: mardi, 26 janv. 2021 12:29 (GMT +3:30)
Magnitude: 4.3
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.25°N / 59.82°E (Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran)
Volcan le plus près: Bazman (132 km / 82 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
74 km SSO de Noşratābād (pop: 4,180) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
105 km OSO de Zahedan (pop: 552,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
143 km E de Bam (Kerman) (pop: 99,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
178 km NO de Khāsh (pop: 69,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
243 km NNO de Iranshahr (pop: 131,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
255 km SO de Zabol (pop: 122,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
289 km ESE de Kerman (pop: 577,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
346 km NNO de Qasr-e-Qand (pop: 37,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
357 km NE de Mīnāb (Hormozgan) (pop: 70,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
391 km ESE de Rafsanjān (Kerman) (pop: 147,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 16.7°C (62 F), humidity: 20%, wind: 2 m/s (5 kts) from NW
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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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.
MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
4.310 km64 Km of Sarjangal, Sistan Va Baluchestan, IranIRSC
4.310 kmSOUTHEASTERN IRANEMSC

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