A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Kazerun in Iran. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 51.2385° East, 29.6978° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 07:49:55 / 7:49 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us70003n5u. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003n5u. Global time and date of event 19/05/19 / 2019-05-19 04:19:55 / May 19, 2019 @ 4:19 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquake epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Bandar-e Būshehr (c. 165 400 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Dogonbadan (c. 94 600 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Kāzerūn (c. 94 500 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Borāzjān (c. 86 100 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Nūrābād (c. 64 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Bandar-e Ganāveh (c. 52 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Bandar-e Būshehr, Dogonbadan, Bandar-e Ganāveh (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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