A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 89 km S of Kuh Sefid, Iran (55 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70004llj. Id of event: us70004llj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:45:26 / 9:45 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 56.7575° East, 28.4652° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/07/19 / 2019-07-16 18:15:26 / July 16, 2019 @ 6:15 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 89 km S of Kuh Sefid, Iran.
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