A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Yasuj in Iran. Exact location, longitude 51.4922° East, latitude 30.5919° North, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/06/18 / 2018-06-06 07:51:04 / June 6, 2018 @ 7:51 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ejg1. Id of event: us1000ejg1. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:21:04 / 11:21 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Semīrom, Dehdasht, Dogonbadan. The epicenter was 12 km (8 miles) from Yasuj (c. 96 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Dogonbadan (c. 94 600 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Dehdasht (c. 69 700 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Nūrābād (c. 64 000 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Semīrom (c. 27 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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