Terremoto moderato mag. 4.0 - Provincia di Van, 51 km a sud da Dogubayazit, Ağrı, Turchia, venerdì, 20 mag 2022 23:41 (GMT +3) -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.0 - Provincia di Van, 51 km a sud da Dogubayazit, Ağrı, Turchia, venerdì, 20 mag 2022 23:41 (GMT +3) Terremoto moderato mag. 4.0 - Provincia di Van, 51 km a sud da Dogubayazit, Ağrı, Turchia, venerdì, 20 mag 2022 23:41 (GMT +3)

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.0 a 2 km di profondità

20 May 20:52 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 11 minuti.
20 May 20:58: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 3.9 a 4.0. Profondità ricalcolata da 3.0 a 0.0 km (da 1.9 a 0 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 11 km (7 mi) al E.
20 May 21:17: Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 1.4 km (0.9 mi) al NE.
20 May 22:13: Profondità ricalcolata da 0.0 a 2.0 km (da 0 a 1.2 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 2.1 km (1.3 mi) al WNW.
Update Fri, 20 May 2022, 21:21
Magnitude 4.0 earthquake strikes near Bajaset, Ağrı, Turkey
4.0 quake 20 May 11:41 pm (GMT +3)
4.0 quake 20 May 11:41 pm (GMT +3)
The European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported a magnitude 4.0 quake in Iran near Bajaset, Ağrı, 40 minutes ago. The earthquake hit late at night on Friday, May 20th, 2022, at 11:41 pm local time at a very shallow depth of 0 km. Magnitude and other quake parameters can still change in the coming hours as the agency continues to process seismic data.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul (KOERI-RETMC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.0 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Bajaset (pop. 70,200) located 52 km from the epicenter, Diyadin (pop. 18,200) 68 km away, Erciş (pop. 91,900) 74 km away, Qarah Ẕīā'od Dīn (pop. 31,900) 74 km away, Khowy (pop. 175,400) 88 km away, Iğdır (pop. 75,700) 94 km away, Van (pop. 371,700) 98 km away, and Van (pop. 371,700) 98 km away.

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Earthquake data

Dettagli del sismo

Data e ora20 May 2022 20:41:23 UTC -
Ora locale all'epicentrovenerdì, 20 mag 2022 23:41 (GMT +3)
StatusConfermato
Magnitudine4
Prof.2.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine39.1°N / 44.19°E (Provincia di Van, Turchia)
Antipode39.1°S / 135.81°W
Intensità di scuotimentoScuotimento moderato vicino all'epicentro
Sentito0 rapporti
Fonte dati primariaEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Vulcano più vicinoTendürek Dağ (40 km / 25 mi)
Luoghi vicini51 km S da Dogubayazit (Ağrı) (pop: 70,200) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
53 km NNE da Özalp (pop: 8,250) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
66 km SE da Diyadin (Ağrı) (pop: 18,200) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
72 km E da Erciş (pop: 91,900) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
92 km S da Iğdır (pop: 75,700) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
97 km NE da Van (pop: 371,700) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
123 km SSO da Jerevan (Yerevan, Armenia) (pop: 1,093,500) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
976 km E da Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
Meteo all'epicentro al momento del sismoBroken Clouds 1°C (34 F), humidity: 63%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from NW
Energia sismica rilasciata stimata6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 MWh, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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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.
Mag.Prof.UbicazioneFonte
4.02 kmTURKEY-IRAN BORDER REGIONEMSC
4.05 kmTurkey: ARALIK-CALDIRAN (VAN)KOERI-RETMC
3.410 kmIran: 9 Km of Siah Cheshmeh, West AzarbaijanIRSC

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