Magnitude 6.5 - SOUTHEASTERN IRAN

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2010 December 20 18:41:59 UTC

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Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.5
Date-Time
Location28.491°N, 59.117°E
Depth11.8 km (7.3 miles) set by location program
RegionSOUTHEASTERN IRAN
Distances110 km (65 miles) SE of Bam, Iran
205 km (125 miles) NW of Iranshahr, Iran
205 km (125 miles) SW of Zahedan, Iran
1080 km (670 miles) SE of TEHRAN, Iran
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 13.9 km (8.6 miles); depth fixed by location program
ParametersNST=244, Nph=245, Dmin=488.7 km, Rmss=1.76 sec, Gp= 25°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=F
Source
  • USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusc0000rak
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Felt Reports

At least 7 people killed, 25 injured and 3 villages destroyed in eastern Kerman. Felt at Bam, Iranshahr, Khash and Zahedan.

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