A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 59 kilometers (37 miles) from Mohr in Iran. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/06/20 / 2020-06-09 19:44:53 / June 9, 2020 @ 7:44 pm. Unique identifier: us6000a8tr. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000a8tr. 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, longitude 53.4862° East, latitude 27.6211° North, depth = 10 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:44:53 / 7:44 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Gerāsh (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Gerāsh (c. 25 300 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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: 59 km E of Mohr, Iran.
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