A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Nurabad in Iran. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 51.6159 East, latitude 30.2192 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/06/19 / 2019-06-18 20:14:27 / June 18, 2019 @ 8:14 pm. Id of earthquake: us600042nm. Event ids that are associated: us600042nm. The temblor was picked up at 23:44:27 / 11:44 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Dogonbadan, Kāzerūn, Yasuj (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Yasuj (c. 96 800 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Dogonbadan (c. 94 600 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Kāzerūn (c. 94 500 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Nūrābād (c. 64 000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 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 one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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