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Light earthquake, 4.1 mag was detected near Kazerun in Iran

Earthquake location 29.4576S, 51.4893WA light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Kazerun in Iran on Tuesday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:43:50 / 3:43 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/07/19 / 2019-07-02 00:13:50 / July 2, 2019 @ 12:13 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us700048gw. Unique identifier: us700048gw. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 51.4893 East, latitude 29.4576 North, depth = 10 km.

Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Bandar-e Būshehr, Nūrābād, Borāzjān (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 83 km (52 miles) from Bandar-e Būshehr (c. 165 400 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Kāzerūn (c. 94 500 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Borāzjān (c. 86 100 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Nūrābād (c. 64 000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixteen 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.

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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 24 km SW of Kazerun, Iran.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 51.4893° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 29.4576° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 24km SW of Kazerun, Iran Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-07-02 00:13:50 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-07-02 00:40:17 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 210 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 259 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 6.149 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.57 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 71 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us700048gw Id of event.
Event Code 700048gw An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us700048gw, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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