5.0 magnitude earthquake 27 km from Qā’en, Khorāsān-e Jonūbī, Iran

1979-01-19 19:29:45 UTC

UTC time: Friday, January 19, 1979 19:29 PM
Your time: 1979-01-19T19:29:45Z
Magnitude Type: mb
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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A

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1979-01-19 19:29:45 UTC at 19:29
January 19, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.913, 59.377
27.2 km from Qā’en (16.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 33 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.2 magnitude earthquake

1979-01-21 18:59:50 UTC at 18:59
January 21, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.908, 59.618
44.2 km from Qā’en (27.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 33 km