A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 38 kilometers (24 miles) from Shushtar in Iran. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:02:40 / 4:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 48.8826 East, latitude 32.3919 North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us10006u25. Event ids that are associated: us10006u25. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 30/09/16 / 2016-09-30 12:32:40 / September 30, 2016 @ 12:32 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Masjed Soleymān, Shūsh, Shūshtar. The epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Masjed Soleymān (c. 111 500 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Shūshtar (c. 77 500 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Shūsh (c. 52 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 38 km N of Shushtar, Iran. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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