A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Yasuj in Iran on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/05/18 / 2018-05-10 07:12:03 / May 10, 2018 @ 7:12 am. Exact location of event, longitude 51.3795 East, latitude 30.4405 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us1000e1tl. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000e1tl. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:42:03 / 10:42 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kāzerūn, Dehdasht, Dogonbadan (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Yasuj (c. 96 800 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Dogonbadan (c. 94 600 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Kāzerūn (c. 94 500 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Dehdasht (c. 69 700 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Nūrābād (c. 64 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 32 km SW of Yasuj, Iran. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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