A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 36 kilometers (22 miles) from Marand in Iran on Monday. Global time and date of event 16/04/18 / 2018-04-16 00:02:09 / April 16, 2018 @ 12:02 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000e0rz. Unique identifier: us2000e0rz. Exact location, longitude 45.3553° East, latitude 38.4361° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 03:32:09 / 3:32 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Nakhchivan, Ordubad, Yaycı (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Azerbaijan (c. 8 304 000 pop), Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 37 km (23 miles) from Khvoy (c. 175 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Marand (c. 124 200 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Salmās (c. 81 600 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Nakhchivan (c. 64 800 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from (c. 31 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Culfa (c. 10 800 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 36 km W of Marand, Iran. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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