A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 48 kilometers (30 miles) from Lar in Iran. The temblor was picked up at 19:09:32 / 7:09 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us2000izui. Event ids that are associated: us2000izui. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/01/19 / 2019-01-02 15:39:32 / January 2, 2019 @ 3:39 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 54.2034° East, 28.102° North.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Dārāb, Gerāsh. Epicenter of the earthquake was 80 km (49 miles) from Dārāb (c. 63 300 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Gerāsh (c. 25 300 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 one and in the last 365 days ten 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 48 km NNW of Lar, Iran. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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