A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 119 km S of Kūh Sefīd, Iran (74 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:43:02 / 5:43 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 01/02/21 / 2021-02-01 05:43:02 / February 1, 2021 @ 5:43 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000ddkl. Unique identifier: us6000ddkl. Exact location, longitude 56.6766° East, latitude 28.2052° North, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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