A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Shushtar in Iran on Thursday. Exact location of event, longitude 48.755 East, latitude 32.0046 North, depth = 35 km. The temblor was picked up at 17:38:37 / 5:38 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 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: 29/03/18 / 2018-03-29 14:08:37 / March 29, 2018 @ 2:08 pm. Unique identifier: us1000darl. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000darl.
Close country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 77 km (48 miles) from Ahvaz (c. 841 100 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Masjed Soleymān (c. 111 500 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Shūshtar (c. 77 500 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Shūsh (c. 52 300 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Sūsangerd (c. 41 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ahvaz, Sūsangerd, Shūsh.
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 three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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