A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 110 km NNE of Bandar Abbas, Iran (68 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 56.7095° East, 28.1077° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/01/21 / 2021-01-31 16:04:33 / January 31, 2021 @ 4:04 pm. Unique identifier: us6000ddfd. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000ddfd. The temblor was reported at 16:04:33 / 4:04 pm (local time epicenter).
Every 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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