A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 53 kilometers (33 miles) from Kerman in Iran. Exact location of earthquake, 57.3124° East, 30.7247° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 25/04/19 / 2019-04-25 15:03:16 / April 25, 2019 @ 3:03 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 18:33:16 / 6:33 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70003byn. Ids that are associated to the event: us70003byn.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rāvar, Zarand, Kermān (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop). Event epicenter was 54 km (34 miles) from Kermān (c. 577 500 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Zarand (c. 59 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Rāvar (c. 40 200 pop).
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 53 km NNE of Kerman, Iran. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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