A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (mg/mb) was reported Sunday, 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Bandar ‘Abbas in Iran. The temblor was reported at 11:41:23 / 11:41 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 39.48 km (25 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-25 08:11:23 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 56.0895 East, latitude 27.3761 North, depth 39.48 km.
Close countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop). The epicenter was 28 km (18 miles) from Bandar ‘Abbās (c. 352 200 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Qeshm (c. 25 000 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Qeshm, Bandar ‘Abbās.
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