A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Bojnurd in Iran. The temblor was reported at 02:53:04 / 2:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 57.355° East, 37.343° North, depth 8.4 km. Event id: us100073ur. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100073ur. 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 8.4 km (5 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/11/16 / 2016-11-02 23:23:04 / November 2, 2016 @ 11:23 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquake epicenter was 15 km (9 miles) from Bojnūrd (c. 192 000 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Esfarāyen (c. 59 700 pop). Close country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Esfarāyen, Bojnūrd (min 5000 pop).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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: 14 km S of Bojnurd, Iran. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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