A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 55 kilometers (34 miles) from Kerman in Iran. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/04/18 / 2018-04-11 17:04:06 / April 11, 2018 @ 5:04 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 57.2066 East, latitude 30.7712 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 20:34:06 / 8:34 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us2000dy62. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dy62. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 56 km (35 miles) from Kermān (c. 577 500 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Zarand (c. 59 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Rāvar (c. 40 200 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Shahrak-e Pābedānā (c. 6 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Shahrak-e Pābedānā, Rāvar, Zarand (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 fourty-one 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. 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: 55 km NNE of Kerman, Iran.
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