A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 36 km WNW of Mohr, Iran (22 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:37:10 / 11:37 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 52.5406 East, latitude 27.6877 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b8pa. Id of event: us6000b8pa. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/08/20 / 2020-08-03 11:37:10 / August 3, 2020 @ 11:37 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 36 km WNW of Mohr, Iran.
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