A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 49 kilometers (30 miles) from Ramhormoz in Iran. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/11/19 / 2019-11-23 10:57:43 / November 23, 2019 @ 10:57 am. Exact location of earthquake, 49.8943° East, 31.6468° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:27:43 / 2:27 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us70006c64. Unique identifier: us70006c64.
Nearby country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 64 km (40 miles) from Masjed Soleymān (c. 111 500 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Rāmhormoz (c. 38 800 pop), 93 km (57 miles) from Fārsān (c. 25 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fārsān, Masjed Soleymān, Rāmhormoz (min 5000 pop).
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. 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 has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 49 km NE of Ramhormoz, Iran.
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