A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Minab in Iran. Unique identifier: us2000cpcm. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000cpcm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 57.4572° East, 27.3144° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/01/18 / 2018-01-25 17:17:35 / January 25, 2018 @ 5:17 pm. 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). The temblor was detected at 20:47:35 / 8:47 pm (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Mīnāb (c. 70 800 pop). Close country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mīnāb.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 41 km ENE of Minab, Iran. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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