A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 65 kilometers (40 miles) from Bandar Abbas in Iran. The temblor was picked up at 17:29:36 / 5:29 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000aa8h. Unique identifier: us7000aa8h. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 17:29:36 / June 24, 2020 @ 5:29 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 55.7516° East, latitude 27.5453° North, depth = 39.52 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.52 km (25 miles).
Nearby country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Bandar ‘Abbās (c. 352 200 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Qeshm (c. 25 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Qeshm, Bandar ‘Abbās (min 5000 pop).
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 thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 65 km NW of Bandar Abbas, Iran. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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