A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 49 kilometers (30 miles) from Jahrom in Iran on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003jdb. Id of event: us10003jdb. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/09/15 / 2015-09-30 22:26:37 / September 30, 2015 @ 10:26 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 01:56:37 / 1:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 53.6657° East, latitude 28.059° North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Gerāsh (c. 25 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Gerāsh (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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