A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Kamyaran in Iran. The temblor was reported at 14:03:41 / 2:03 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008ss2. Id of event: us20008ss2. Exact location, longitude 46.7822° East, latitude 34.806° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/03/17 / 2017-03-11 10:33:41 / March 11, 2017 @ 10:33 am.
Earthquake epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Kahrīz (c. 766 700 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Kermānshāh (c. 621 100 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Sanandaj (c. 349 200 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Kāmyārān (c. 61 600 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from (c. 57 300 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Sonqor (c. 43 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sonqor, Kermānshāh (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Iraq (c. 29 672 000 pop), Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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