A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 61 kilometers (38 miles) from Ger?sh in Iran. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:46:43 / 3:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 53.5187 East, latitude 27.7117 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/07/20 / 2020-07-03 03:46:43 / July 3, 2020 @ 3:46 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ah37. Id of event: us7000ah37.
Nearby country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Gerāsh (c. 25 300 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gerāsh (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days twenty-two 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.
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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. 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: 61 km W of Ger?sh, Iran.
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