A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Paveh in Iran on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 02:51:56 / 2:51 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/06/19 / 2019-06-12 23:21:56 / June 12, 2019 @ 11:21 pm. Unique identifier: us6000407y. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000407y. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 46.5294° East, latitude 35.0018° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries, Iraq (c. 29 672 000 pop), Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kermānshāh, Baynjiwayn, Sarpol-e Z̄ahāb (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from Kahrīz (c. 766 700 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Kermānshāh (c. 621 100 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Sanandaj (c. 349 200 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Kāmyārān (c. 61 600 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from (c. 57 300 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Sarpol-e Z̄ahāb (c. 51 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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