A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 54 kilometers (34 miles) from Kerman in Iran on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/12/17 / 2017-12-01 02:43:27 / December 1, 2017 @ 2:43 am. Event id: us1000bjp3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000bjp3. The temblor was reported at 06:13:27 / 6:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 57.3616 East, latitude 30.7078 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Shahrak-e Pābedānā, Rāvar, Zarand (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 54 km (34 miles) from Kermān (c. 577 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Zarand (c. 59 000 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Rāvar (c. 40 200 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from Shahrak-e Pābedānā (c. 6 500 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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