A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 38 kilometers (24 miles) from Kerman in Iran on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000frb8. Event ids that are associated: us2000frb8. The temblor was detected at 16:54:33 / 4:54 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 56.9584 East, latitude 30.6162 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/06/18 / 2018-06-24 13:24:33 / June 24, 2018 @ 1:24 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bardsīr, Shahrak-e Pābedānā, Rāvar (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 39 km (24 miles) from Kermān (c. 577 500 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Zarand (c. 59 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Rāvar (c. 40 200 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Bardsīr (c. 37 200 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Shahrak-e Pābedānā (c. 6 500 pop).
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. 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 fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 38 km NNW of Kerman, Iran. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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