A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 57 kilometers (35 miles) from Shari-i-Tajan in Iran. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 53.1233° East, 36.0497° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000cqca. Event ids that are associated: us2000cqca. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/01/18 / 2018-01-27 12:40:02 / January 27, 2018 @ 12:40 pm. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:10:02 / 4:10 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fereydūnkenār, Bābolsar, Āmol (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 57 km (36 miles) from Sari (c. 255 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Bābol (c. 202 800 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Āmol (c. 199 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Semnān (c. 124 800 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Behshahr (c. 93 500 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Nekā (c. 48 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 57 km S of Shari-i-Tajan, Iran. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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