A earthquake with magnitude 6 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 58 kilometers (36 miles) from Kerman in Iran. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/12/17 / 2017-12-01 02:32:46 / December 1, 2017 @ 2:32 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000bjnz. Id of event: us1000bjnz. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 57.3306° East, 30.7652° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 06:02:46 / 6:02 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bardsīr, Shahrak-e Pābedānā, Rāvar (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 59 km (37 miles) from Kermān (c. 577 500 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Zarand (c. 59 000 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Rāvar (c. 40 200 pop), 119 km (74 miles) from Bardsīr (c. 37 200 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Shahrak-e Pābedānā (c. 6 500 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop).
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. 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 in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 58 km NNE of Kerman, Iran.
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