A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 55 kilometers (34 miles) from Hashtrud in Iran. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us600069v0. Event ids that are associated: us600069v0. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/11/19 / 2019-11-10 02:13:47 / November 10, 2019 @ 2:13 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:43:47 / 5:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 47.5142 East, latitude 37.8119 North, depth = 10 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Khalkhāl, Ardabīl, Ahar (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop). The epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from Ardabīl (c. 410 800 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Ahar (c. 94 300 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Khalkhāl (c. 51 000 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Hashtrūd (c. 16 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 55 km NE of Hashtrud, Iran. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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