A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 117 km SSE of Kuh Sefid, Iran (73 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:08:40 / 11:08 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20008uiy. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008uiy. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/03/17 / 2017-03-25 07:38:40 / March 25, 2017 @ 7:38 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 57.0622 East, latitude 28.2386 North, depth = 35 km.
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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 117 km SSE of Kuh Sefid, Iran. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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