A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Masjed Soleyman in Iran on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 49.7462° East, 31.9341° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 22:33:20 / 10:33 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70006ekr. Unique identifier: us70006ekr. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/11/19 / 2019-11-29 19:03:20 / November 29, 2019 @ 7:03 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Shūshtar, Fārsān, Rāmhormoz (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop). The epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Masjed Soleymān (c. 111 500 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Shūshtar (c. 77 500 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Rāmhormoz (c. 38 800 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Fārsān (c. 25 100 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 41 km E of Masjed Soleyman, Iran. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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