A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was reported 36 kilometers (22 miles) from Kerman in Iran on Monday. Event id: us2000gbea. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000gbea. The temblor was reported at 00:09:17 / 12:09 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 57.4282° East, 30.4186° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/07/18 / 2018-07-22 20:39:17 / July 22, 2018 @ 8:39 pm UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 37 km (23 miles) from Kermān (c. 577 500 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Zarand (c. 59 000 pop), 111 km (69 miles) from Rāvar (c. 40 200 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Bardsīr (c. 37 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rāvar, Bardsīr, Zarand.
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 thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 36 km ENE of Kerman, Iran.
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