A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 83 kilometers (52 miles) from Bāfq in Iran. Exact location, longitude 56.0348° East, latitude 32.1316° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000cdjs. Event ids that are associated: us6000cdjs. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/10/20 / 2020-10-26 21:34:51 / October 26, 2020 @ 9:34 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 21:34:51 / 9:34 pm (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from Bāfq (c. 31 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bāfq (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes 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 one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 83 km NE of Bāfq, Iran.
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