A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 51 kilometers (32 miles) from Kerman in Iran. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:23:02 / 3:23 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, 57.2939° East, 30.7125° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 03/10/18 / 2018-10-03 23:53:02 / October 3, 2018 @ 11:53 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000h6pj. Id of event: us1000h6pj.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rāvar, Zarand, Kermān (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 52 km (32 miles) from Kermān (c. 577 500 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Zarand (c. 59 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Rāvar (c. 40 200 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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 two and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light 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: 51 km NNE of Kerman, Iran. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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