A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 49 kilometers (30 miles) from Bandar-e Lengeh in Iran. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/01/21 / 2021-01-22 23:27:34 / January 22, 2021 @ 11:27 pm. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:27:34 / 11:27 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d2kj. Id of event: us7000d2kj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 55.2601 East, latitude 26.852 North, depth = 10 km.
Epicenter of the event was 50 km (31 miles) from Bandar-e Lengeh (c. 22 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bandar-e Lengeh (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 49 km NE of Bandar-e Lengeh, Iran. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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