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06 January 2017

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 5.2 SOUTHERN IRAN 06/01/2017 02:33 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 5.2 06/01/2017 02:33 SOUTHERN IRAN

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A magnitude 5.2 earthquake has occurred SOUTHERN IRAN at:
28.17N 53.15E Depth 10km 06/01/2017 at 02:33:28 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
172 km S Shiraz (pop 1249942, local time 06:03:28.9 2017-01-06)
59 km SW Jahrom (pop 107902, local time 06:03:28.9 2017-01-06)
95 km SE Firuzabad (pop 66558, local time 06:03:28.9 2017-01-06)

Comments :

Manual location disseminated on 06/01/2017 02:58 (UTC)
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M5.2 SOUTHERN IRAN 06/01/2017 02:33 (UTC)

06/01/2017 02:33.
Magnitude 5.2.
SOUTHERN IRAN .
Latitude 28.17 North.
Longitude 53.15 East.
Depth 10 kilometers. ()
1 kilometers North East of Seyfabad

INFO: mb 5.2 SOUTHERN IRAN 1 km NE Seyfabad 06/01/2017 02:33 (UTC)

Centre Sismologique Euro-Mediterraneen
European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre

Rapid Determination of Source Parameters
operated at LDG (Paris) and IGN (Madrid)

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EARTHQUAKE on 06/01/2017 at 02:33 (UTC)
SOUTHERN IRAN 1 km NE Seyfabad

MAGNITUDE: mb 5.2

Data provided by: BEO BUC BUD GSRC IGUT KAN LDG NCMS NEIC NEWS

Latitude = 28.17 N
Longitude = 53.15 E
Origin Time = 02:33:28.9 (UTC)
Depth = 10 Km (f)
RMS = 1.22 sec
Gap = 48 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 5.1 Km
- Semi minor = 3.5 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 20 degrees

Number of data used = 304

Preliminary location computed on Fri Jan 6 02:58:08 2017 (UTC)
Done by Aurelie Trilla

Comments :

Message number: 2400

All magnitudes estimations :
mb5.1 (BEO) Mb5.2 (BUC) M 5.2 (BUD) Mb5.5 (GSRC)
ML5.1 (IGUT) Mw5.0 (KAN) MB5.1 (LDG) Mw4.8 (NCMS)
mb5.3 (NEIC) Mb3.5 (NEWS)

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