A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 118 km N of Bandar Abbas, Iran (73 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/01/21 / 2021-01-18 16:03:12 / January 18, 2021 @ 4:03 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 16:03:12 / 4:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 56.0863 East, latitude 28.246 North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us7000d15c. Event ids that are associated: us7000d15c.
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 one and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 118 km N of Bandar Abbas, Iran. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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