A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Gerāsh in Iran on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 54.0846 East, latitude 27.4463 North, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/11/20 / 2020-11-29 04:24:28 / November 29, 2020 @ 4:24 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ckrr. Id of event: us7000ckrr. The temblor was detected at 04:24:28 / 4:24 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquake epicenter was 25 km (15 miles) from Gerāsh (c. 25 300 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Kīsh (c. 20 900 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kīsh, Gerāsh (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 25 km SSW of Gerāsh, Iran. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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