A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Mohr in Iran on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude 53.2429 East, latitude 27.8411 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/08/20 / 2020-08-25 12:16:02 / August 25, 2020 @ 12:16 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 12:16:02 / 12:16 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000bcl2. Event ids that are associated: us7000bcl2.
Event epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Gerāsh (c. 25 300 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gerāsh.
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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 47 km NE of Mohr, Iran. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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