A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 72 kilometers (45 miles) from Mohr in Iran. Global time and date of event 05/11/20 / 2020-11-05 04:05:43 / November 5, 2020 @ 4:05 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 04:05:43 / 4:05 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 53.5419° East, 27.267° North, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000capd. Id of event: us7000capd. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kīsh, Gerāsh. The epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Gerāsh (c. 25 300 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Kīsh (c. 20 900 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 72 km ESE of Mohr, Iran.
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