A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Southern Iran kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Iran. Id of earthquake: us6000ahu5. Event ids that are associated: us6000ahu5. The temblor was picked up at 11:50:31 / 11:50 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 50.4321 East, latitude 30.6486 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/06/20 / 2020-06-17 11:50:31 / June 17, 2020 @ 11:50 am.
Close country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 48 km (30 miles) from Dogonbadan (c. 94 600 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Behbahān (c. 79 300 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Dehdasht (c. 69 700 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Omīdīyeh (c. 47 000 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Aghajari (c. 21 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Omīdīyeh, Aghajari, Dogonbadan (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 three and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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