A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Dogonbadan in Iran on Tuesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/09/20 / 2020-09-29 02:03:53 / September 29, 2020 @ 2:03 am. Event id: us6000c2dg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c2dg. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 02:03:53 / 2:03 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 50.6799 East, latitude 30.5333 North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Yasuj (c. 96 800 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Dogonbadan (c. 94 600 pop), 43 km (26 miles) from Behbahān (c. 79 300 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Dehdasht (c. 69 700 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Aghajari (c. 21 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Yasuj, Aghajari, Behbahān (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop).
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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 22 km NNW of Dogonbadan, Iran. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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